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Table 3 Participation in ACP activities

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

ACP activities: Have already Yes N (%) No N (%) Unsure N (%)
Talked to family about the type of end of life care s/he would want to receive 66 (35.6) 107 (57.8) 4 (2.2)
Talked to doctor about the type of end of life care s/he would want to receive 20 (10.8) 154 (83.2) 2 (1.1)
Recorded the type of care s/he would want to receive in a written document 28 (15.1) 149 (80.5) 2 (1.1)
Formally chose someone to make decisions about care 52 (28.1) 121 (65.4) 4 (2.2)
Discussed life expectancy with his/her doctor 55 (29.7) 119 (64.3) 3 (1.7)
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