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Table 3 Item list for field testing in phase IV

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

# Item text
Item 01 Have you found talking exhausting?
Item 02 Have you been so tired it was difficult keeping your eyes open during daytime?
Item 03 Have your muscles felt very tired after physical activity like taking a long walk?
Item 04 Have you woken up with a feeling of exhaustion?
Item 05 Have you started things without difficulty but got weak as you went on?
Item 06 Have you lacked the energy to do things?
Item 07 Have you needed to lie down during the day?
Item 08 Have you felt slowed down?
Item 09 Have you been too tired to do your usual activities?
Item 10 Have you felt drained?
Item 11 Have you been so exhausted it felt almost impossible to move your body?
Item 12 Have you had trouble starting things because you were tired?
Item 13 Have you been too tired to do even simple things?
Item 14 Have you found shopping and doing errands exhausting?
Item 15 Have you felt sleepy during the day?
Item 16 Have you felt physically exhausted?
Item 17 Have you found leisure and recreational activities exhausting?
Item 18 Have you felt weak in your arms or legs?
Item 19 Have you felt exhausted?
Item 20* Were you tired?
Item 21 Have you slept during the day?
Item 22 Have you had to sleep for long periods during daytime?
Item 23 Have you lacked energy?
Item 24 Have you become easily tired?
Item 25 Have you become tired from dressing?
Item 26 Have you had trouble sitting up because you were tired?
Item 27* Have you felt weak?
Item 28 Have you felt worn out?
Item 29 Have you felt like falling asleep during the day?
Item 30 Have you had a feeling of overwhelming and prolonged lack of energy?
Item 31 Have you become tired from taking a shower?
Item 32 Have you had trouble finishing things because you were tired?
Item 33 Have you become tired from walking up stairs?
Item 34 Have you become tired from washing yourself?
Item 35 Have you become tired from taking a short walk?
Item 36* Did you need to rest?
Item 37 Have you required frequent or long periods of rest?
Item 38 Have you been too tired to eat?
Item 39 Have you become tired from carrying out your duties and responsibilities?
Item 40 Have you found physical activities, like taking a long walk, exhausting?
Item 41 Have you had an extreme need for rest?
Item 42 Have you become exhausted from dressing?
Item 43 Have you felt tired for a long time after physical activity like taking a long walk?
Item 44 Have you become exhausted from taking a shower?
  1. *item from the EORTC QLQ-C30 fatigue scale