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Table 1 Demographic and cancer-related characteristics of EOCSs in the "good" and the "poor" SRH groups.

From: Morbidity associated with "self-rated health" in epithelial ovarian cancer survivors

Variables Good SRH
(N = 89)
Poor SRH
(N = 95)
P ESa
  Mean (SD) Mean (SD)   
Age at diagnosis 52.7 (9.2) 50.2 (9.2) .07  
Age at survey 59.3 (8.5) 56.2 (8.3) .02 .37
Follow up timeb 6.6 (5.9) 6.0 (6.1) .54  
  N (%) N (%)   
Level of education    .62  
   < 10 years 23 (26) 25 (27)   
   11–12 years 38 (43) 33 (36)   
   > 12 years 28 (31) 34 (37)   
Employment status    .06  
   Paid work 58 (65) 49 (52)   
   Unemployed/pensioned 31 (35) 46 (48)   
FIGO stage    .60  
   I 40 (45) 38 (40)   
   II 13 (15) 19 (20)   
   III 36 (40) 38 (40)   
Recurrence in < 6 month 25 (28) 33 (35) .33  
Chemotherapy + surgery 62 65) 62 (70) .35  
Surgery only 32 (36) 28 (30)   
Prognostic index    .35  
   Good 26 (29) 26 (37)   
   Medium 49 (55) 46 (48)   
   Poor 14 (16) 23 (24)   
On-treatment last 6 month 25 (28) 33 (35) .33  
  1. a Effect size. b Non-parametric test