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Table 1 Self-reported subject characteristics, n = 11

From: “It wasn’t as bad as I thought it would be”: a qualitative study of early stage non-small cell lung cancer patients after treatment

Characteristic N (%)a or mean (SD) SBRT only (n = 6) N (%) or mean (SD) Surgery only (n = 7) N (%) or mean (SD)
Treatment location, n (%)
 VA Portland Health Care System 5 (45%) 2 3
 Oregon Health & Science University 3 (27%) 1 2
 Legacy Health System 3 (27%) 3 0
Age (year), mean (SD) 71 (10.5) 73 (13.6) 69 (6.0)
Male, n (%) 5 (45%) 2 (33%) 3 (43%)
Race/ethnicity, n (%)
 White 9 (82%) 5 (83%) 4 (57%)
Smoking status, n (%)
 Current smoker 2 (18%) 1 (17%) 1 (14%)
 Former smoker 9 (82%) 5 (83%) 4 (57%)
Education, n (%)
 High school or less 5 (45%) 3 (50%) 2 (29%)
Employment status, n (%)
 Retired, disabled, or currently not working 9 (82%) 5 (83%) 4 (57%)
Income, n (%)
 $60,000 or more 5 (45%) 2 (33%) 3 (43%)
  1. aPercents are of non-missing data. May not add up to 100% due to rounding