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Table 1 Patient baseline characteristics and demographics for consented CB-EST patients

From: Feasibility and acceptability of combining cognitive behavioural therapy techniques with swallowing therapy in head and neck cancer dysphagia

Characteristics Number (%)
Gender
 Male 26 (87)
 Female 4 (13)
Age 59 (range 49–79)
Disease site
 Oropharynx 18 (60)
 Oral 5 (17)
 Nasopharynx 3 (10)
 Larynx 2 (7)
 Hypopharynx 1 (3)
 Unknown primary 1 (3)
Stage
 0 1 (3)
 1 2 (6)
 2 13 (43)
 3 7 (24)
 4 7 (24)
Nodes
 0 3 (10)
 1 7 (24)
 2 20 (66)
Treatment
 Chemoradiotherapy 19 (63)
 Surgery and radiotherapy +/− chemotherapy 9 (30)
 Surgery 1 (3.5)
 Radiotherapy 1 (3.5)
Time post-treatment (months) Median 4 (IQR, Range 3,13; 1–60)
Partner Yes (23)
No (7)