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Research Article

Real World Evidence: A Quantitative and Qualitative Glance at Participant Feedback from a Free-Response Survey Investigating Experiences of a Structured Exercise Intervention for Men with Prostate Cancer

Table 1

Exercise intensities of low-to-moderate intensity (LMI) and moderate-to-high (MHI) intensity endurance and resistance prescription related to cancer treatment and physical level.

Intensity level Patient descriptionHRRBORG (RPE) 0–101-RM

LMI(i) On active cancer treatment
(ii) <8 weeks posttreatment
(iii) physical level

MHI(i) On established hormone therapy
(ii) 8 weeks after completion of active treatment
(iii) physical level

HRR, heart rate reserve; BORG (0–10), modified rating of perceived exertion scale; 1-RM, one-repetition maximum. level was determined on completion of a 6-minute time walk test [26] and a functional assessment before commencing the exercise classes. Where training intensity seemed too high or too low, the HRR, BORG, or 1-RM was reassessed.

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