Radboud University Medical Center

Department of Geriatric Medicine

Castor templates

Castor EDC templates for collecting and storing TOPICS-MDS and Short Form data are available for download (zip). The templates contain all variables with their variable and value labels for baseline (T0) and follow-up (T1) measurement. They are based on the corresponding Dutch codebooks for TOPICS-MDS data collection. For more information on importing the templates in your Castor study, please visit the Castor EDC website.


Castor templates TOPICS-MDS care receiver

TOPICS-MDS2017 template zorgvrager Baseline

TOPICS-MDS2017 template zorgvrager Follow-up


Castor templates TOPICS-MDS caregiver

TOPICS-MDS2019 template mantelzorger Baseline

TOPICS-MDS2019 template mantelzorger Follow-up



Castor templates TOPICS Short form + casemix (4 variants)

Template bij 1. TOPICS Short Form 2017 Baseline

Template bij 2. TOPICS Short Form 2017 + Casemix poliklinisch bezoek

Template bij 3. TOPICS Short Form 2017 + Casemix klinische opname

Template bij 4. TOPICS Short Form 2017 Follow-up