Table 3

Response assessment: mean improvement in fatigue (FACT-F) on day 6

Placebo
n=30
Methylphenidate
n=43
P value
Median+6.4+4.90.43
95% CI3.3 to 9.41.6 to 8.2
P value0.00020.0004
  • There are no differences between placebo and methylphenidate.

  • *FACT-F 0/52: the worst fatigue.

  • FACT-F, Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Fatigue.