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Table 3 The second 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 Intervention period (weeks) End of the exercise (weeks) Follow-up (weeks) Outcome assessment (weeks) Follow-up (weeks) End of the follow-up(weeks)
9-12 12 13-18 18 19-24 24
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 ×   ×   ×