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Table 4 Low- and middle- income countries vs. high income countries perceived responsibilities, levels of confidence, frequency of survivorship care practice

From: Oncology practitioners’ perspectives and practice patterns of post-treatment cancer survivorship care in the Asia-Pacific region: results from the STEP study

     Number Total score
M (SD)
Possible range t (df) P value
Perception of responsibility
  Prevention   HICs
LMICs
719
782
7.85 (2.11)
7.02 (2.14)
2–10 −7.58 (1499) <0.001
  Intervention   HICs
LMICs
700
774
58.17 (9.14)
56.57 (11.49)
14–70 2.97 (1449) .003
  Surveillance   HICs
LMICs
707
781
15.74 (3.60)
17.11 (3.50)
4–20 −7.42 (1486) <0.001
  Coordination   HICs
LMICs
701
777
37.18 (6.49)
37.09 (8.20)
9–45 .21 (1452) .830
Confidence
  Prevention   HICs
LMICs
701
779
7.27 (5.08)
12.36 (5.05)
0–20 −19.3 (1478) <0.001
  Intervention   HICs
LMICs
698
768
63.26 (22.81)
73.72 (20.30)
0–140 −9.24 (1401) <0.001
  Surveillance   HICs
LMICs
695
777
20.95 (9.51))
28.69 (8.66)
0–40 −16.25 (1411) <0.001
  Coordination   HICs
LMICs
695
770
51.89 (22.21)
60.93 (19.19)
0–90 −8.29 (1379) <0.001
Frequency
  Prevention   HICs
LMICs
695
777
3.87 (1.82)
5.34 (2.33)
2–10 −13.61 (1444) <0.001
  Intervention   HICs
LMICs
684
772
37.48 (11.40)
42.32 (12.62)
14–70 −7.70 (1453) <0.001
  Surveillance   HICs
LMICs
692
778
9.76 (3.93)
13.61 (4.40)
4–20 −17.74 (1470) <0.001
  Coordination   HICs
LMICs
690
748
24.01 (8.81)
29.55 (8.55)
9–45 −12.11 (1436) <0.001
  1. Note. All subscales: higher scores represent higher levels of responsibility perception, higher levels of confidence and higher frequency of care delivery; HICs high income countries; LMICs low- and middle-income countries