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Table 1 List of outcome measures at each time point in the trial

From: A randomised controlled trial of the effect of providing online risk information and lifestyle advice for the most common preventable cancers: study protocol



Immediately post intervention

3 months post intervention





 Family history of cancer

 Highest education level


 Self-reported weight

 Self-reported height

 Smoking status (current/ex-smoking/never smoker)

 Alcohol consumption (units per week)

 Physical activity (hours per week)

 Fruit consumption (portions per day)

 Vegetable consumption (portions per day)

 Red meat consumption (portions per week)

 Processed meat consumption (portions per week)

Secondary outcome measures

 Awareness of cancer risk factors

 Risk perception

 Risk conviction



 Maladaptive coping

 Intention to change behaviour

 Worry (Lerman cancer worry scale)

 Anxiety (short-item SSAI)

Potential mediators and moderators


 Time orientation

 Self-rated general health

 Previous information on risk of developing cancer

Cognitive evaluation of provision of cancer risk scores:

 Acceptability/usefulness etc. of information