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Table 1 Concept elicitation and cognitive interview discussion topics

From: Development and content validation of the Satisfaction and Experience Questionnaire for Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor (SEQ-G-CSF)

Examples of nurse discussion topics • What are cancer patients’ expectation of chemotherapy?
• How do cancer patients balance chemotherapy treatment satisfaction and treatment effectiveness in light of experiences of side effects?
• What are patient expectations of G-CSF primary prophylaxis treatment?
• What are patient experiences of G-CSF primary prophylaxis?
• What specific challenges or burdens do patients face with each mode of administration (eg, intravenous, subcutaneous, OBI)?
Examples of patient discussion topics • What were the most important factors that determine whether your chemotherapy treatment experience was positive?
• How do you know that your G-CSF treatment was working well for you?
• What were the most important factors that determine whether your G-CSF treatment experience was positive?
• What are the main advantages/disadvantages of the OBI treatment?
SEQ discussion topics • What are your first impressions of this questionnaire? What did you think about the length of the questionnaire? Would you remove or change any questions to the questionnaire?
• What did the instructions ask you to do? Would you change anything about the instructions?
• What does [item] mean to you? What were you thinking about when you selected your answer?
• Which answer did you choose? What do you think of the response options?
• How could the question be made clearer?
  1. Abbreviations: G-CSF granulocyte colony-stimulating factor, OBI on-body injector, SEQ Satisfaction and Experience Questionnaire