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Table 1 Pilot study instruments

From: A pragmatic pilot randomized trial to investigate the effectiveness of behavioural activation group therapy in reducing depressive symptoms and improving quality of life in patients with depression: the BRAVE pilot trial protocol

Instrument Purpose Administered Time to complete
(min)
When to complete Intervention Control
Baseline questionnaire Baseline data Clinician/research assistant 60 Baseline
PAR-Q Assess readiness for physical activity Self 10 Baseline  
Assumption of risk form Inform about risks of attending program Self 5 Baseline  
BDI-II Monitor depressive symptoms Self 5 Baseline
Weekly
End of study
SF12, WSAS, Q-LES-Q-SF Quality of life Self 10 Baseline
Session 10
End of study
BADS Measure activation and avoidance behaviours Self 5–10 Baseline
Weekly  
End of study
LMS Measure motivation for engaging in leisure activities Self and clinician (observational) 15–30 Baseline
Session 10  
End of study
EQ-5D-5 L Health-related quality of life to generate health utility index for calculation of quality-adjusted life years for economic evaluation Self 5 Baseline
End of study
Activity-tracking form To track activity Clinician and patient 5 Weekly