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Table 2 Characteristics of the 40 participants randomized into the RENEW (females n = 13, males n = 7) and Usual-Care (females n = 12, males n = 8) groups: The mean and standard deviation (SD) of: age, survival in years, body mass index, self-reported levels of fatigue and weakness from the General Fatigue Scale and General Weakness Scale respectively, and the physical and mental health-related quality of life (HRQOL) from the Short Form-36

From: Eccentric exercise versus Usual-care with older cancer survivors: The impact on muscle and mobility- an exploratory pilot study

  RENEW Usual-Care
Age in Years 75 (7) 73 (5)
Survival in Years 8.5 (9) 8.3 (7)
Body Mass Index 28 (4) 29 (7)
Self Report of Fatigue on 0-10 scale 4.8 (1.7) 4.9 (2.1)
Self Report of Weakness on 0-10 scale 4.2 (1.7) 4.4 (2.1)
Physical-HRQOL 42 (9) 39 (10)
Mental-HRQOL 56 (4) 51 (15)