Table 1

Time schedule lifestyle intervention


Week

Consultation

Outpatient, telephone or e-mail

Counseling subject lifestyle program

Duration (minutes)


0

Randomisation

Baseline assessment1,2 and explanation lifestyle program; handout of web based food diary, pedometer and activity diary.

Hand out of (cost) questionnaires

Blood sample


1

Outpatient 1

Setting targets and planning goals; evaluating baseline measures1,2

45-60


3

Outpatient 2

Evaluating targets1

45-60


5

Telephone 1

Evaluating targets1

15


7

Outpatient 3

Evaluating targets1

30


9

Telephone or e-mail 2

Evaluating targets1

15


12

Outpatient 4

Evaluating targets1,2

Handout of (cost) questionnaires

Blood sample

30


15

Telephone or e-mail 3

Evaluating targets1

15


18

Outpatient 5

Evaluating targets1

30


21

Telephone or e-mail 4

Evaluating targets1

15


24

Outpatient 6

Assessing targets and evaluation lifestyle program 1,2

Handout of (cost) questionnaires.

Blood sample

30


> 24

Outpatient

Start subfertility treatment if applicable


52

(Cost) questionnaires


104

Cost questionnaire



1 Measuring weight, waist and hip circumference

2 Measuring blood pressure

Mutsaerts et al. BMC Women's Health 2010 10:22   doi:10.1186/1472-6874-10-22

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