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Table 1 Sample of FACT-M items/scores corresponding to the selected qualitative concepts

From: How to address the challenges of evaluating treatment benefits-risks in rare diseases? A convergent mixed methods approach applied within a Merkel cell carcinoma phase 2 clinical trial

Qualitative concept Corresponding FACT-M item/score
Physical functioning Physical Well-being score
Functional Well-being score
Pain GP4. I have pain
M1. I have pain at my melanoma site or surgical site
M5. I have aches and pain in my bones
M13. Movement of my swollen area is painful
Fatigue HI7. I feel fatigued