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Table 1 Demographic characteristics

From: Characteristics of attitude and recommendation of oncologists toward exercise in South Korea: a cross sectional survey study

Variable No. of respondents % Mean ± SD
Age (years) 167   43.0 ± 8.6
Number of years in practice 167   10.5 ± 8.0
Sex Male 111 66.5 -
Female 56 33.5
Specialty Surgeon 41 24.6 -
Medical oncology 78 46.7
Radiation oncology 25 15.0
Other 21 12.6
Type of cancer patients (Multiple response) No:275 Colorectal cancer 63 22.9 -
Gastric cancer 51 18.5
Breast cancer 47 17.0
Lung cancer 46 16.7
Liver cancer 27 9.8
Other 41 14.9
How many cancers do you take care of One cancer 91 54.5 -
Two cancers 47 28.1
Over 3 cancers 25 15.1
Exercise (min/week) Mild exercise 167   80.1 ± 85.6
Moderate exercise 167   44.1 ± 62.8
Vigorous exercise 167   15.4 ± 48.1
Total exercise 167   139.5 ± 120.3
Meeting exercise guidelines 19 11.4%  
  1. Values given as mean ± SD for continuous variables and frequency (%) for categorical variables.
  2. ACSM guidelines: At least 150 minutes of vigorous to moderate intensity physical activity per week.