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Table 1 Fatigue assessment instruments collected from literature search (Phase I)

From: Cross-cultural development of an item list for computer-adaptive testing of fatigue in oncological patients

# Acronym Full name Reference
1. BFI Brief Fatigue Inventory [15]
2. CFQ Chalder Fatigue Questionnaire [28]
3. CFS Cancer Fatigue Scale [29]
4. CFS Chalder Fatigue Scale [28]
5. CRFDS Cancer-Related Fatigue Distress Scale [30]
6. DEFS Dutch Exertion Fatigue Scale [31]
7. D-FIS Daily Fatigue Impact Scale [32]
8. DUFS Dutch Fatigue Scale [31]
9. EORTC QLQ-C30 Quality of Life Questionnaire - Core 30 [16]
10. EORTC QLQ-HDC29 Quality of Life Questionnaire - High-Dose Chemotherapy 29 [33]
11. EORTC QLQ-MY20 Quality of Life Questionnaire - Multiple Myeloma 20 [34]
12. EORTC QLQ-OV28 Quality of Life Questionnaire - Ovarian 28 [35]
13. EORTC QLQ-FA13 Quality of Life Questionnaire - Fatigue 13 [13]
14. FACT-F/An Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy - Fatigue/Anemia [4]
15. FAI Fatigue Assessment Instrument [36]
16. FAQ Fatigue Assessment Questionnaire [37]
17. FAS Fatigue Assessment Scale [38]
18. EORTC QLQ-FA EORTC Fatigue Module Phase (Development phase II) [13]
19. FDS Fatigue Descriptive Scale [39]
20. FIS Fatigue Impact Scale [40]
21. FSCL Fatigue Symptoms Checklist [41]
22. FSI Fatigue Symptom Inventory [42]
23. FSS Fatigue Severity Scale [43]
24. IFS Iowa Fatigue Scale [44]
25. LFS Lee Fatigue Scale [11]
26. MAF Multidimensional Assessment of Fatigue [45]
27. MFI Multidimensional Fatigue Inventory [12]
28. MFIS Modified Fatigue Impact Scale [46]
29. MFSI Multidimensional Fatigue Symptom Inventory [47]
30. MFSI-SF Multidimensional Fatigue Symptom Inventory - Short Form [48]
31. PFS Piper Fatigue Scale [49]
32. SCFS-6 Schwartz Cancer Fatigue Scale [50]
33. SFS Situational Fatigue Scale [51]
34. SOFA Schedule of Fatigue and Anergia [52]
35. SOF Swedish Occupational Fatigue Inventory [53]
36. WCFS Wu Cancer Fatigue Scale [54]
37. WEIMuS Würzburger Erschöpfungsinventar für Multiple Sklerose [55]