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Table 1 Demographic information

From: Quality improvement program in radiation oncology: understanding patient hospitalizations, treatment breaks, and weight loss in patients receiving radiotherapy

New Patient Consultations 468
Radiation Treatment Visits 8073
Radiation Misadministration 0
Average Daily Fall Risk 3.6
Total Number of Patients 91
 Male 51 (56.0%)
 Female 40 (44.0%)
Median Age (years) 67 (range, 26–92)
Median Planned Radiation Dose (cGy) 5940 (range, 2250–7440)
Median Actual Radiation Dose (cGy) 5040 (range, 300–7440)
Treatment Intent
 Curative 65 (71.4%)
 Palliative 26 (28.6%)
Death within 2 weeks of radiation completion 19 (21.1%)
Number of Patients with Treatment Break ≥3 days 58 (63.7%)
Median Duration of Treatment Break (days) 5