Table 2

Weekly physical activity reported by women with ovarian cancer at each time point

T1 (n=94)T2 (n=98)T3 (n=94)T4 (n=84)
Walking for recreation (min/week)
 Median (min, max)30.00 (0.00, 480.00)52.50 (0.00, 820.00)60.00 (0.00, 595.00)53.75 (0.00, 840.00)
 Mean (SE)75.92 (11.56)86.32 (11.94)97.65 (11.53)96.67 (15.39)
Walking for exercise (min/week)
 Median (min, max)30.00 (0.00, 420.00)45.00 (0.00, 840.00)56.67 (0.00, 400.00)35.00 (0.00, 345.00)
 Mean (SE)59.74 (9.33)77.67 (11.59)88.88 (9.78)67.76 (9.23)
All walking (min/week)
 Median (min, max)77.50 (0.00, 770.00)120.00 (0.00, 1090.00)126.25 (0.00, 653.33)101.67 (0.00, 870.00)
 Mean (SE)128.60 (17.06)163.08 (19.42)181.32 (18.19)164.44 (21.08)
Other moderate physical activity (min/week)
 Median (min, max)0.00 (0.00, 400.00)0.00 (0.00, 322.50)0.00 (0.00, 300.00)0.00 (0.00, 380.00)
 Mean (SE)13.44 (7.07)13.06 (4.72)31.36 (7.08)35.47 (7.90)
All moderate activity (min/week)
 Median (min, max)85.00 (0.00, 830.00)120.00 (0.00, 1412.50)135.83 (0.00, 855.00)127.50 (0.00, 940.00)
 Mean (SE)140.10 (19.02)174.04 (21.49)211.32 (21.55)197.47 (24.26)
Vigorous gardening or housework (min/week)
 Median (min, max)0.00 (0.00, 300.00)0.00 (0.00, 840.00)14.33 (0.00, 420.00)20.00 (0.00, 820.00)
 Mean (SE)21.90 (5.68)51.20 (12.57)58.13 (9.39)64.87 (14.77)
Vigorous physical activity (min/week)
 Median (min, max)0.00 (0.00, 540.00)0.00 (0.00, 200.00)0.00 (0.00, 435.00)0.00 (0.00, 315.00)
 Mean (SE)20.12 (9.17)8.91 (2.98)21.02 (6.12)21.85 (6.10)
Total activity (min/week)
 Median (min, max)90.00 (0.00, 1345.00)120.00 (0.00, 1517.00)140.00 (0.00, 1033.33)142.50 (0.00, 1470.00)
 Mean (SE)175.26 (29.18)189.88 (24.62)251.53 (26.52)238.26 (32.73)
Total MET hours/week
 Median (min, max)6.00 (0.00, 89.67)8.00 (0.00, 101.17)9.33 (0.00, 68.89)9.50 (0.00, 98.00)
 Mean (SE)11.68 (1.95)12.66 (1.64)16.77 (1.77)15.88 (2.18)
  • T1: baseline; T2: 6 weeks to 3 months post-diagnosis; T3: 6 months to 1 year post-diagnosis; T4: 15 months to 2 years post-diagnosis.

  • MET, metabolic equivalent task.