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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Evaluation of electronic patient-reported outcome assessment with cancer patients in the hospital and at home

  Clinic-ePRO at the hospital Home-ePRO at home
(N = 113) (N = 45)
Age mean (SD, range) 45.1 years 58.7 years
(SD 14.4, 22 to 81) (SD 10.4, 29 to 74)
Sex male 83.2 % 48.9 %
Diagnosis gastrointestinal tumours 0.9 % 31.2 %
glioma 15.7 % -
gynaecological tumours 0.9 % 33.3 %
lung cancer 0.9 % 22.2 %
neuroendocrine tumours 12.8 % -
testicular cancer 67.0 % -
other 1.8 % 13.3 %
Treatment chemotherapy 5.3 % 100 %
follow-up 88.5 % -
other 6.2 % -
Device iPad2 - 71.9 %
own laptop or PC 28.1 %
Institution   Medical University of Innsbruck Kufstein County Hospital