Table 1

Characteristics of 34 patients who filled the EORTC QLQ-C30
Characteristics Value/patients Per cent
Age Median 64
   Range 42-84
   SD 10.91
   ≥ 65 18 52.9
   < 65 16 47.1
Sex
   Male 20 58.8
   Female 14 41.2
Stage of gastric cancer
   I 5 14.7
   II 12 35.3
   III 17 50.0
Histology
   Well-differentiated adenocarcinoma 1 3.0
   Moderately differentiated adenocarcinoma 8 23.4
   Poorly-differentiated adenocarcinoma 25 73.6
Postoperative complication
   Yes 7 20.6
   No 27 79.4
Adjuvant chemotherapy
   Yes 16 47.1
   No 18 52.9

Jakstaite et al.

Jakstaite et al. BMC Surgery 2012 12:11   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-12-11

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