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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Development and validation of the Japanese version of the Decisional Conflict Scale to investigate the value of pharmacists’ information: a before and after study

   Mean SD
Age    
  Total 58.1 11
  Men 62.9 8.4
  Women 55.1 11.5
   n %
Gender   
  Men 37 39.4
  Women 57 60.6
Type of cancer
  Gastroenterological 35 37.2
  Gynecological 31 33.0
  Lung 16 17.0
  Breast 8 8.5
  Other 4 4.3
Type of chemotherapy   
  Adjuvant 48 51.1
  Palliative 46 48.9
Prior chemotherapy   
  Yes 25 27.0
  No 69 73.0
Marital status   
  Married 67 71.3
  Unmarried 27 28.7
Employment status   
  Full-time 39 41.5
  Part-time 11 16.8
  Unemployed 44 51.7
Education level   
  High 45 47.8
  Middle 40 45.6
  Low 8 8.5
  Unknown 1 1.1