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Table 1 Assessment schedule

From: Effect of a 6-month pedometer-based walking intervention on functional capacity in patients with chronic heart failure with reduced (HFrEF) and with preserved (HFpEF) ejection fraction: study protocol for two multicenter randomized controlled trials

  T0 T3 T6 T12
Sociodemographic characteristics, medical history X    
Clinical examination (NYHA class, vital signs) X X X X
Echocardiography (ejection fraction) X   X X
6MWT X X X X
NT-proBNP X X X X
hsCRP X   X X
Lung ultrasound X   X X
Physical activity measured by ActiGraph X   X X
Beck depression inventory-II (BDI-II) X   X X
36-item short-form health survey (SF-36) X   X X
General self-efficacy scale (GSE) X   X X
Body weight, height X X X X
Waist and hip circumference X   X X
MAGGIC risk score X   X X
Adverse events X X X X