Korean Journal of Family Practice

Table. 1.

Basic characteristics of the study participants (N=218)

Variable N %
Age (y)
≤40 5 2.29
>40, ≤60 88 40.37
>60 125 57.34
Sex
Male 119 54.59
Female 99 45.41
Body mass index (kg/m2)
<18.5 13 5.96
≥18.5, <25 128 58.72
≥25 77 35.32
Education (y)
≤12 166 76.15
>12 52 23.85
Marital status
Married 161 73.85
Single, divorced, or separated 57 26.15
Smoking status
Non-smoker 111 50.92
Ex-smoker 91 41.74
Current smoker 16 7.34
Alcohol consumption
Non-drinker 128 58.72
Moderate drinker 54 24.77
Heavy drinker 36 16.51
Stress
None 29 13.30
Moderate 113 51.83
Severe 76 34.86
Depressive mood
No 136 62.39
Yes 82 37.61
Cancer type
Gastrointestinal cancer 66 30.28
Lung cancer 28 12.84
Liver/pancreas cancer 68 31.19
Breast/cervical cancer 25 11.47
Etc. 31 14.22
Survival period (y)
<5 174 79.82
≥5 44 20.18
Stage
I 21 9.63
II 34 15.60
III 32 14.68
IV 131 60.09
Distant metastasis
No 94 43.1
Yes 124 56.9
Chemotherapy
No 14 6.42
Yes 204 93.58
Radiotherapy
No 151 69.27
Yes 67 30.73
Comorbidities
No 48 22.02
Yes 170 77.98
Diabetes, yes 103 47.25
Hypertension, yes 73 33.49
Dyslipidemia, yes 28 12.84
Self-rated health status
Good 77 35.32
Poor 141 64.68
Korean J Fam Pract 2021;11:385~392 https://doi.org/10.21215/kjfp.2021.11.5.385
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