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Table 2 Patients views about the importance of each of the ACP activities

From: Medical oncology outpatients’ preferences and experiences with advanced care planning: a cross-sectional study

ACP activities Strongly agree N (%) Somewhat agree N (%) Somewhat disagree N (%) Strongly disagree N (%)
Talk to family about end-of-life wishes 152 (85%) 25 (14%) 0 (0%) 2 (1.1%)
Talk to doctor about end-of-life wishes 124 (70%) 45 (25%) 5 (2.8%) 4 (2.2%)
Record wishes in a written document 132 (73%) 37 (20%) 10 (5.5%) 3 (1.6%)
Choose a surrogate decision-maker 95 (53%) 52 (29%) 20 (11%) 12 (6.7%)
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