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Table 1 Nurse characteristics

From: Current nursing practice for patients on oral chemotherapy: a multicenter survey in Japan

  Mean SD
Age 41.5 6.4
Years of nursing experience 19.4 6.4
Years of chemotherapy experience 11.6 5.9
Educational Level n %
  Junior college and nursing school 56 90.3
  Bachelor’s degree 6 9.7
Job title   
  Nurse administrator 5 8.1
  Senior charge nurse 27 43.5
  Staff nurse 30 48.4
Certification of oncology nurse   
  Yes 45 72.6
  No 17 27.4
Practice setting   
  Chemotherapy clinic 49 79.0
  Outpatient department 13 21.0
  1. n = 62.
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