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Table 6 Demographics of free text respondents

From: A survey to determine usual care after cancer treatment within the United Kingdom national health service

Country of service 100% [278] England 81% [110]
Scotland 9% [12]
Northern Ireland 4% [5]
Wales 2% [3]
Profession 97% [271] Medical Oncologists 35% [48]
Othera 29% [40]
Clinical Nurse Specialists 18% [24]
Clinical Oncologists 9% [12]
Surgeon 6% [8]
Medical Oncology trainee 3% [4]
Psychologist 0% [0]
Cancer specialty 94% [262] Breast 48% [65]
Other (please specify)b 25% [34]
Urological 24% [32]
Lung 22% [30]
Gynaecological 21% [29]
Colorectal 21% [28]
Upper Gastro-intestinal 15% [20]
Sarcoma 12% [16]
Hepatobiliary Nervous System 10% [13]
Head and Neck 9% [12]
Dermatology 7% [10]
Lymphoma 7% [9]
Multiple Myeloma 6% [8]
Central Nervous System 5% [7]
Leukaemia 3% [4]
Institution 80% [222] Cancer Centre 52% [70]
District Hospital 24% [33]
Teaching Hospital 24% [33]
General Hospital 21% [29]
Other (please specify)c 4% [5]
Primary Care 2% [2]
Community Facility 2% [2]
Years practicing in cancer care 94% [262] 26+ years 19% [26]
11–15 years 26% [35]
16–20 years 27% [36]
6–10 years 14% [19]
21–25 years 12% [16]
0–5 years 3% [4]
  1. aOther answers included: radiographer, research nurse, radiotherapists, survivorship lead (project manager), occupational therapist
  2. bOther answers included: across all cancers, adolescents and young adults, all radiotherapy, testicular
  3. cOther answers included: private hospitals, information and support services
  4. Multiple options available to respond and will add up to over 100%