Table 1

Psychosocial questionnaire measures and administration times
Baseline/outcome measure Questionnaire Survey administration times
Baseline Time 1 Time 2
(after referral for abnormal screen) (within 3 months ofnegativediagnosis) (within 3 months ofpositivediagnosis) (3 months after treatment initiation)
Health literacy Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine [25] X
Comorbid conditions that may alter risk of mortality Charlson Comorbidity Index [24] X
Anxiety and stress Perceived Stress Scale [26] X
Perceived functional support Medical Outcomes Study-Social Support Survey [27] X
Predisposition for fatalistic attitudes directed at health Wallston Multi-Dimensional Locus of Control [28] X X
Distrust towards health care system Health Care System Distrust [29] X X X
Patient engagement in own health care *Communication and Attitudinal Self-Efficacy - General [30] X
Patient engagement in own cancer care *Communication and Attitudinal Self-Efficacy - Cancer [30] X
Subjective distress related to a specific event *Impact of Events [31] X X X
Satisfaction with cancer-related care *Patient Satisfaction with Care [32] X X X
Satisfaction with patient navigation services Patient Satisfaction with Navigator [33] X X X

*Administered to a subsample of prospective control participants for national PNRP analysis.

Nonzee et al.

Nonzee et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:340   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-340

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