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Table 2 Overview of treatment-related events, contacts, days in hospital and days in steroid treatment

From: The use of patient-reported outcomes to detect adverse events in metastatic melanoma patients receiving immunotherapy: a randomized controlled pilot trial

  Control
n
Intervention
n
P-value
All treatment-related events
 Any grade 202 202 0.560
 Grade 3 or 4 20 19 0.983
Events related to PRO-items
 Any grade 129 124 0.779
 Grade 3 or 4 8 6 0.622
Treatment-related contacts
Phone calls 102 163 0.009
 Extra visits/ER visits) 31 44 0.156
Hospitalizations
 Numbers 32 50 0.119
 Days (accumulated) 131 221 0.101
Steroid treatment
 Numbers 28 41 0.629
 Days (accumulated) 714 1133 0.004
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