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Table 2 Characteristics of participants

From: Design and process evaluation of an informative website tailored to breast cancer survivors’ and intimate partners’ post-treatment care needs

  Survivors Partners
  (n=57) (n=28)
  % M % M
Sociodemographic characteristics     
Age   51.7   52.8
Marital state     
 Partner 75.4   100  
 No partner 24.6   0  
Education     
 Primary/secondary school 51.8   57.7  
 College graduates 48.2   42.3  
Employment     
 Employed 28.1   67.9  
 Unemployed/unable 71.9   32.1  
Monthly net household income     
 < € 1500 22.6   4.2  
 ≥ € 1500 77.4   95.8  
Medical characteristics     
Weeks post-treat.   15.7   15.0
Surgery     
 Breast conserving surgery 59.6   53.8  
 Mastectomy 40.4   46.2  
Chemotherapy 71.9   73.1  
Radiotherapy 86.0   88.5  
Immunotherapy 24.6   23.1  
Hormone therapy 80.7   80.8  
Care needs   12.6   12.6