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Fig. 3 | Journal of Patient-Reported Outcomes

Fig. 3

From: Patients’ experience of recurrent/metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma and their perspective on the EORTC QLQ-C30 and QLQ-H&N35 questionnaires: a qualitative study

Fig. 3

Conceptual model of HNSCC patient experience. The conceptual model was cross-checked with the results of the medical expert interviews. Additional concepts reported by the experts were added to the conceptual model where these were not reported by patients during the concept elicitation interviews (highlighted in the grey boxes). Note: Although immunotherapy is included in the conceptual model, data on side effects experienced is limited by the small number of patients (n = 2) receiving this treatment (as part of a clinical trial) and by the fact that they did not attribute any specific side effects to this treatment type

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