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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Psychosocial encounters correlates with higher patient-reported functional quality of life in gynecological cancer patients receiving radiotherapy

  n (%)
Number of patients completed assessments/included 41
Median age at study entry, y (range) 61 (33–74)
Cancer type  
  Endometrial 25 (61.0)
  Cervical 14 (34.2)24
  Vaginal 1 (2.4)1
  Vulvur 1 (2.4)1
Stage at diagnosis, n (%)  
  0 0
  I 21 (58.3)
  II 7 (19.4)
  III 7 (19.4)
  IV 1 (3.0)
  N/A 5
Radiation technique, n (%)  
  IMRT 10 (24.4)
  Brachytherapy 12 (29.3)
  Both IMRT and Brachytherapy 19 (46.3)
Systemic therapy, n (%)  
  None 17 (41.5)
  Chemotherapy 24 (58.5)
Previous radiation therapy 0
BMI at baseline, n (%)  
  <25 12 (29.3)
  25-29 10 (24.4)
  ≥30 19 (46.3)
Employed within last 6 months  
  No 23 (56.1)
  Yes 18 (43.9)
Marital status  
  Single/divorced/separated/widowed 13 (34.2)
  Married 25 (65.8)