Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 4 Profiles of patients with excessive patient delay pre- and post-disaster

From: Breast cancer patient delay in Fukushima, Japan following the 2011 triple disaster: a long-term retrospective study

Patient Age First presentation Patient interval Residential areaa Full-time job Cohabitant children
Pre-disaster
 1 (50–65] Apr.-Jun. 2007 120 months Voluntary evacuation zone Yes No
 2 (65- Apr.-Jun. 2008 48 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 3 (50–65] Sep.-Nov. 2008 18 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 4 (65- Dec. 2008-Feb. 2009 120 months Non-evacuation zone No Yes
 5 −50] Sep.-Nov. 2009 36 months Mandatory evacuation zone Yes Yes
Post-disaster
 1 (50–65] Dec. 2011-Feb. 2012 24 months Non-evacuation zone No Yes
 2 (65- Jun.-Aug. 2012 18 months Non-evacuation zone No No
 3 (50–65] Sep.-Nov. 2012 17 months Voluntary evacuation zone Yes No
 4 (65- Sep.-Nov. 2012 12 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 5 −50] Dec. 2012-Feb. 2013 12 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 6 (65- Dec. 2012-Feb. 2013 25 months Voluntary evacuation zone Yes No
 7 (65- Mar.-May 2013 24 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 8 (65- Mar.-May 2014 12 months Non-evacuation zone No No
 9 −50] Jun.-Aug. 2014 13 months Non-evacuation zone Yes Yes
 10 (65- Sep.-Nov. 2014 24 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 11 (65- Sep.-Nov. 2014 84 months Voluntary evacuation zone No Yes
 12 −50] Sep.-Nov. 2014 24 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 13 (65- Dec. 2014-Feb. 2015 24 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 14 (50–65] Jun.-Aug. 2015 24 months Mandatory evacuation zone No No
 15 (65- Sep.-Nov. 2015 24 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 16 (65- Sep.-Nov. 2015 120 months Voluntary evacuation zone No No
 17 (50–65] Sep.-Nov. 2015 13 months Mandatory evacuation zone No Yes
 18 (50–65] Dec. 2015-Feb. 2016 12 months Voluntary evacuation zone Yes No
  1. aFor pre-disaster patients, this indicates place of residence at the time of first medical consultation, and for post-disaster patients, indicates place of residence at the time of Japan’s triple disaster