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Table 3 Physical activity log during each BEP cycle (n = 11)

From: Feasibility of a physical activity intervention during and shortly after chemotherapy for testicular cancer

  N HI sessions (≥15 BS) MI sessions (12–14 BS) LI sessions (≤11 BS)
BEP 1
 Week 1
  Meeting guidelines (n) 3    
  No activities reported (n) 2    
  Patients (n)/no of sessions performed   3/9 6/9 6/25
  Mean duration of the sessions [min. (range)]   47 (15–120) 35 (15–60) 36 (15–90)
  Types of activities   ST, bicycling, running Bicycling, ST, running, walking, SAG Walking, HK, SAG, jogging
 Week 2
  Meeting guidelines (n) 3    
  No activities reported (n) 0    
  Patients (n)/no of sessions performed   5/10 6/14 9/37
  Mean duration of the sessions [min. (range)]   46 (25–120) 39 (20–90) 28 (10–95)
  Types of activities   TT, CCS, bicycling, walking, ST TT, walking, bicycling, ST, Football, SAG Walking, ST
 Week 3
  Meeting guidelines (n) 3    
  No activities reported (n) 2    
  Patients (n)/no of sessions performed   6/9 5/10 6/27
  Mean duration of the sessions [min. (range)]   43 (20–90) 42 (20–90) 25 (10–68)
  Types of activities   CCS, ST, running, TT, jogging TT, CCS, walking, ST, jogging, SAG Walking, ST, gardening
BEP 2
 Week 4
  Meeting guidelines (n) 2    
  No activities reported (n) 3    
  Patients (n)/no of sessions performed   3/6 2/2 6/23
  Mean duration of the sessions [min. (range)]   87 (20–160) 58 (40–75) 40 (10–240)
  Types of activities   Jogging, CCS, walking, ST Walking, SAG Walking
 Week 5
  Meeting guidelines (n) 3    
  No activities reported (n) 2    
  Patients (n)/no of sessions performed   2/4 4/5 6/19
  Mean duration of the sessions [min. (range)]   36 (10–60) 141(30–360) 33 (10–60)
  Types of activities   CCS, walking Curling, hiking, HK, ST, walking Walking, gardening, swimming, HK, SAG
 Week 6
  Meeting guidelines (n) 2    
  No activities reported (n) 3    
  Patients (n)/no of sessions performed   3/4 3/6 5/31
  Mean duration of the sessions [min. (range)]   28 (10–58) 94 (30–270) 41 (20–240)
  Types of activities   CCS, walking, cross-fit Paddling, football, SAG, walking Walking, SAG, gardening, HK, SAG
BEP 3
 Week 7
  Meeting guidelines (n) 1    
  No activities reported (n) 5    
  Patients (n)/no of sessions performed   2/4 0 4/10
  Mean duration of the sessions [min. (range)]   74 (30–180)   27 (10–45)
  Types of activities   Running, walking   Walking, gardening
 Week 8
  Meeting guidelines (n) 1    
  No activities reported (n) 7    
  Patients (n)/no of sessions performed   1/1 2/4 1/2
  Mean duration of the sessions [min. (range)]   30 81 (40–160) 75 (60–90)
  Types of activities   ST Walking, ST, SAG Gardening, SAG
Week 9
  Meeting guidelines (n) 1    
  No activities reported (n) 6    
  Patients (n)/no of sessions performed   1/1 2/6 1/2
  Mean duration of the sessions [min. (range)]   20 43 (20–90) 120 (120)
  Types of activities   ST Walking, SAG Gardening
  1. HI, high intensity; BS, Borg Scale; MI, moderate intensity; LI, low intensity; ST, strength training; SAG, session at the gym; HK, house keeping; CCS, cross-country skiing; TT, table tennis