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Table 1 Outcome measures

From: The impact of an exercise physiologist coordinated resistance exercise program on the physical function of people receiving hemodialysis: a stepped wedge randomised control study

Data collected at 0, 12, 24, and 36 and 48 weeks
Physical function • 30 second sit and stand test
  • 8 foot up and go
  • 4 square step test
Involvement in community activities • Frenchay activities index • Dialysis exercise adequacy
Falls • Boston falls calendar
  • Modified falls efficacy scale
Biochemistry and dialysis treatment • Midweek pre-dialysis serum phosphate, serum calcium, potassium, urea, creatinine, albumin, urea reduction ratio
  • Midweek pre-dialysis blood pressure
  • Post-dialysis weight
Cost utility analysis • Hospital admissions: Number, reason for admission, length of stay
  • Medications
  • Kidney dialysis quality of life – short form
  • Utilisation of non-Medicare health services (e.g., physiotherapy, district nursing)
  • Pharmaceutical benefits scheme*
  • Medical benefits schedule*
  1. *Data collected only at 48 weeks.