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Table 2 The first part of study flow

From: Evaluation of Tai Chi Yunshou exercises on community-based stroke patients with balance dysfunction: a study protocol of a cluster randomized controlled trial

Items Before enrollment(weeks) Intervention period (weeks) Outcome assessment(weeks) Intervention period (weeks) Outcome assessment (weeks)
−2-(−1) 1-4 4 5-8 8
Recruitment ×     
Inclusion criteria ×     
Exclusion criteria ×     
Informed consent ×     
Basic characteristic variables ×     
Randomization and allocation concealment ×     
Primary outcomes Berg balance scale ×   ×   ×
Secondary outcomes Simplified Fugl - Meyer motor function assessment ×   ×   ×
  Modified barthel index ×   ×   ×
The Medical outcomes study 36-Item Short-Form health survey ×   ×   ×
Beck depression inventory ×   ×   ×
Modified falls efficacy scale ×   ×   ×
Single leg stance test ×   ×   ×
Timed-Up-and-Go Test ×   ×   ×
Blood glucose and blood lipid ×   ×   ×
Proprioception function ×     
Cardiopulmonary function ×     
Gait analysis ×     
Adverse events recorded   ×   ×  
Medication and fall self-report   ×   ×  
Rehabilitation costs questionnaire   ×   ×