Table 1

Criteria for participation in the study

Inclusion criteriaExclusion criteria
Female breast cancer patient aged 18–69 yearsMetastasised and/or stage IV breast cancer
Breast cancer diagnosis confirmed by histologyPregnant or intending to become pregnant during intervention period
Localised breast cancer treated within past 3–12 monthsUnderlying medical conditions such as musculoskeletal conditions
Patients having good performance status (ECOG-1)Plan or intention to have reconstructive surgery within intervention period
Absence of any disorder contraindicating exercisePrevious history of any physical conditions that make physical activity impossible
  • ECOG, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group.