Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Spore Powder of Ganoderma lucidum Improves Cancer-Related Fatigue in Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Endocrine Therapy: A Pilot Clinical Trial

Table 2

FACT-F scores for experimental group and control group.

Subscal (range of scores)Experimental group ( )Control group ( )

Physical (0–28)
  Week 0
  Week 4 **##

Social/family (0–28)
  Week 0
  Week 4

Emotional (0–24)
 Week 0
 Week 4 *#

Functional (0–28)
 Week 0
 Week 4 *#

Fatigue subscale (0–52)
 Week 0
 Week 4 **##

Total (0–160)
 Week 0
 Week 4 **# #

* versus week 0 of experimental group.
** versus week 0 of experimental group.
# versus week 4 of control group.
## versus week 4 of control group.