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Table 3 Baseline sociodemographic and disease-related characteristics of patients to date

From: Psychosocial impact of prognostic genetic testing in the care of uveal melanoma patients: protocol of a controlled prospective clinical observational study

   Oberservational group (OG) Intervention group (IG)
n 35 27
Sociodemographic characteristics Age in years mean ± sd: 60.03 ± 12.41 mean ± sd: 62.96 ± 12.30
range: 37–78 range: 40–82
Sex female: 16 female: 11
male: 19 male: 16
Nationality German: 34 German: 26
Polish: 1 Dutch: 1
Disease-related characteristics Treatment brachytherapy: 32 brachytherapy: 14
endoresection: 0 endoresection: 4
endoresection and Gamma-Knife: 1 endoresection and Gamma-Knife: 1
cyber-Knife: 0 cyber-Knife: 1
enucleation: 2 enucleation: 7
Method of tumor sampling - pars plana vitrectomy: 15
endoresection: 5
enucleation: 7
Utilization of psycho-oncological support support offered by study program: 2 support offered by study program: 2
other support: 2 other support: 1