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Table 6 Statistically significant differences among provinces

From: Pattern of use of radiotherapy for lung cancer: a descriptive study

Province Histology (%) Stage (%)
  SCC ADC LCUC Others NSCLC SCLC Early (I-II) Advanced (III-IV)
1 33.3 11.1 0 33.3 22.2 24.9 75.1
2 28.3 28.3 19.6 13 10.9 25 75
3 38.3 18.3 20 3.3 20 2 97.9
4 31.1 13.5 29.7 2.7 23 13 87
5 29.3 4.9 22 31.7 12.2 12.9 87.1
6 57.1 21.4 2.4 2.4 16.7 11.2 88.9
7 33.3 19.8 4.2 25 17.7 8.5 91.4
8 46.6 13.6 10.2 2.3 27.3 10.7 89.4
Province Fractionation (%) Associated CT (%)
  Conventional (1.8-2 Gy) Other No Yes
1 50 50.1 47.1 52.9
2 63.9 36.2 30.4 69.6
3 45.9 54 15.5 84.4
4 90.7 9.4 13.9 86.1
5 54.8 45.3 56.1 43.9
6 92.9 7.2 10.8 89.2
7 46.9 52.9 47.9 52.2
8 53.8 46.2 31.9 68.2
  1. SCC: squamous cell carcinoma, ADC: adenocarcinoma, LCUC: Large-cell undifferentiated carcinoma. NSCLC: non small cell lung cancer. SCLC: small cell lung cancer.
  2. Statistically significant differences (p < 0.001, with the exception of stage with p = 0,036).
  3. SCC: squamous cell carcinoma, ADC: adenocarcinoma, LCUC: Large-cell undifferentiated carcinoma. NSCLC: non small cell lung cancer. SCLC: small cell lung cancer.