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Table 4 ROSES Study schedule of assessments

From: Protocol for the ROSE sustainment (ROSES) study, a sequential multiple assignment randomized trial to determine the minimum necessary intervention to maintain a postpartum depression prevention program in prenatal clinics serving low-income women

Assessments Type Respondent Base-line Follow-ups
opera-tional clinical records*
Sustainment (primary and secondary outcomes)
 Core elements (delivered/should have been delivered over 3 months) Session list    X   X
 Months ROSE offered, months offered with fidelity Interview, √list   X X   X
 Health impact (# screened, # screened positive for PPD at clinic) Objective    X X X
 Reach (# pts. attending ROSE, # completing ROSE) Objective    X   X
Mechanism: capacity
 Program assessment Sustainability tool: organizational capacity Survey X X   X X
 # trained, trained w/time to deliver, trained and done w/fidelity Survey, list   X X   X
 Manage space, able to bill for ROSE? Survey X    X X
Mechanism: ownership/engagement
 Program assessment Sustainability tool: four subscales Survey X X   X X
 NHS Sustainability Model and Guide: staff section Survey X X   X X
 Attitudes toward PPD Survey X X   X X
ROI: costs Objective    X   X
Predictors and processes
 Implementation climate assessment Survey X X   X X
 State policy context: legislation, maternal mortality rates Objective     X X
 Dates, process notes from training, and coaching/feedback sessions Objective    X   X
 Other processes and critical incidents Qualitative X X    X
Clinic descriptives Survey X    X X
  1. *Based on records kept by the clinic or the study. The study will not have direct access to individual medical records