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Table 2 Item distribution of the UCLA-PCI and EPIC PROMs

From: Psychometric properties of the expanded prostate cancer index composite - 26 instrument in a cohort of radical prostatectomy patients: theoretical and practical examinations

Items UCLA-PCI EPIC 50 EPIC-26 EPIC-16 CP
Urinary domain
 Function
  Leakage 1 1 1 0
  Control 1 1 1 1
  Pad use 1 1 1 1
  Hematuria 0 1 0 0
  Pain or burning 0 1 0 0
 Bother
  Urinary symptom bother 2 6 5 4
  Overall urinary bother 1 1 1 1
Bowel domain
 Function
  Rectal urgency 1 1 0 0
  Loose or liquid stools 1 0 0 0
  Uncontrolled leakage 0 1 0 0
  Bloody stools 0 1 0 0
  Painful movements 0 1 0 0
  Frequency of movements 0 1 0 0
  Cramping pain 1 1 0 0
 Bother
  Bowel symptom bother 1 6 5 2
  Overall bowel bother 1 1 1 1
Sexual domain
 Function     
  Sexual desire 1 1 0 0
  Ability to have erections 1 1 1 0
  Ability to reach orgasm 1 1 1 1
  Quality of erections 1 1 1 1
  Frequency of erection 1 1 1 0
  Awakening with erection 1 1 0 0
  Overall sexual function 0 1 1 0
  Any sexual activity 0 1 0 0
  Had intercourse 1 1 0 0
 Bother
  Sexual symptom bother 0 3 0 0
  Overall sexual bother 1 1 1 1
Hormonal domain
 Function
  Hot flashes 0 1 0 0
  Breast tenderness 0 1 0 0
  Depression 0 1 0 0
  Lack of energy 0 1 0 0
  Weight change 0 1 0 0
 Bother
  Hormonal side effects bother 0 6 5 3
  Overall hormonal bother 0 0 0 0