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Table 1 Patient characteristics per setting

From: Use of antithrombotics at the end of life: an in-depth chart review study

Characteristics Setting Total
n = 108
Home care
n = 36
Hospice
n = 23
Hospital
n = 49
Age, mean (SD) 77.7 (13.2) 73.4 (10.7) 74.8 (12.1) 75.5 (12.2)
Female gender, No. (%) 20 (55.6) 8 (34.8) 22 (44.9) 50 (46.3)
Primary diagnosis, No. (%)
Cancer
Cardiovascular disease
Non-malignant lung disease
Cerebrovascular disease
Other
21 (58.3)
11 (30.6)
2 (5.6)
2 (5.6)
0
20 (87.0)
2 (8.7)
0
0
1 (4.3)
13 (26.5)
15 (30.6)
10 (20.4)
8 (16.3)
3 (6.1)
54 (50.0)
28 (25.9)
12 (11.1)
10 (9.3)
4 (3.7)
  1. SD standard deviation