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Table 4 Influence of demographics on overall health by treatment

From: Health profiles of 996 melanoma survivors: the M. D. Anderson experience

Combined Treatments
  Health Affected n = 117 Health Not Affected n = 267
Demographics n (%) n (%)
Sex   
   Male 54 (29.7) 128 (70.3)
   Female 63 (31.2) 139 (68.8)
Marital status   
   Married 89 (31.8) 191 (68.2)
   Widowed 15 (24.2) 47 (75.8)
   Divorced 6 (19.4) 25 (80.7)
   Never married 7 (70.0) 3 (30.0)
Ethnicity   
   White 117 (31.0) 260 (69.0)
   Nonwhite 0 (0.0) 7 (100.0)
Surgery Alone
  Health Affected n = 35 Health Not Affected n = 531
   Demographics n (%) n (%)
Sex   
   Male 8 (3.0) 257 (97.0)
   Female 27 (9.0) 274 (91.0)
Marital status   
   Married 24 (5.6) 404 (94.4)
   Widowed 4 (5.3) 72 (94.7)
   Divorced 7 (15.6) 38 (84.4)
   Never married 0 (0.0) 17 (100.0)
Ethnicity   
   White 34 (6.1) 531 (93.9)
   Nonwhite 1 (8.3) 11 (91.7)
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