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Table 4 Patient characteristics at baseline (N = 30)

From: Is early integration of palliative home care in oncology treatment feasible and acceptable for advanced cancer patients and their health care providers? A phase 2 mixed-methods study

  N %
Age
 18–65 15 50%
  > 65 15 50%
Gender
 Male 18 60%
 Female 12 40%
Living situation
 Home (cohabiting) 26 86,7%
 Home (alone) 4 13,3%
Partner
 Yes 27 90%
 No 3 10%
Highest level of education
 Lower than high school 3 10%
 Lower level in high school 11 36,7%
 Higher level in high school 10 33,3%
 College, university 6 20%
Primary cancer diagnosis
 Digestive 14 46,7%
 Breast cancer triple negative 5 16,7%
 Lung 5 16,7%
 Gynecological 3 10%
 Sarcomas 1 3,3%
 Head-neck 1 3,3%
 Prostate 1 3,3%
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