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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics

From: Prevalence and associated factors of medication non-adherence in hematological-oncological patients in their home situation

Variable Sample(n = 259) %
 Age (median) 60 50–67 (IQR)
 Male gender 140 54.1
Education level
 Primary school 8 3.1
 Secondary education 74 28.6
 Secondary vocational 68 26.3
 Bachelor 75 29
 Master 25 9.7
 Living alone 50 19.3
 Living with family/roommates 209 80.7
Work situation
 Unemployed 55 21.2
 Employed 70 27
 Receive sickness benefit 51 19.7
 Retired 81 31.3
Diagnosis
 Acute leukemia 69 26.6
 Chronic leukemia* 57 22
 (Non)hodgkin* 39 15.1
 Multiple myeloma* 73 28.2
 Others 21 8.1
 Smoking 15 5.8
 Alcohol consumption (daily) 56 21.6
Medication
 Anti-cancer medication 101 40.9
 Growth factor 16 6.5
 Bisphosphonates 51 20.6
 Anticoagulants 45 18.2
 Antibiotics 138 55.9
 Corticosteroids 86 34.8
 Immunosuppressants 46 18.6
HADS
 Anxiety >8 55 22.3
 Depression >8 52 21,1
ICQ
 Helplessness (median) 12 9–16 (IQR)
 Acceptance (median) 17 14–20 (IQR)
 Disease benefits (median) 16 12–19 (IQR)
EORTC-QLQ30
 Global health (median) 66.7 58.3–83.3(IQR)
 Physical function (median) 80 60–93.3(IQR)
 Role function (median) 66.6 33.3–100 (IQR)
 Emotional function (median) 83.3 66.7–100 (IQR)
 Cognitive function (median) 83.3 36.7–100 (IQR)
 Social function (median) 83.3 66.7–100 (IQR)
 Fatigue (median) 33.3 22.2–55.6(IQR)
 Nausea (median) 0 0–16.7 (IQR)
 Pain (median) 16.7 0–33.3 (IQR)
 Dyspnea (median) 33.3 0–33.3 (IQR)
 Insomnia (median) 33.3 0–33.3 (IQR)
 Loss of appetite (median) 0 0–33.3 (IQR)
 Constipation (median) 0 0–8.33 (IQR)
 Diarrhea (median) 0 0–0 (IQR)
 Financial problems (median) 0 0–33.3 (IQR)
BMQ
 Necessity (median) 19 16–23 (IQR)
 Concerns (median) 16 13–20 (IQR)