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Table 2 Cancer Patient and Caregiver Demographics (N = 24)

From: Algorithm-based decision support for symptom self-management among adults with Cancer: results of usability testing

Characteristic n %
Role
 Patient 15 63
 Caregiver 9 37
Gender
 Female 13 54
Age
 Median/Range 55 21–69
  < 50 5 21
  ≥ 50 19 79
Race
 Caucasian 20 83
 Black/African American 2 8
 Other 2 8
Ethnicity
 Hispanic 4 17
 Non-Hispanic 18 75
 Did Not Report 2 8
Education
 High School or Less 3 12
 Some College or More 21 88
Income
 $49,999 or Less 4 17
 $50,000 or More 19 79
 Did Not Report 1 4
Cancer Type (n = 15)
 Hematologic Malignancies 5 33
 Solid Tumor Malignancies 10 67
Types of Solid Tumor
 Breast 1 7
 Gastrointestinal 3 20
 Genitourinary 1 7
 Gynecologic 1 7
 Head and Neck 1 7
 Neuro-oncology 1 7
 Thoracic 2 13
Internet Use to Obtain Health Information
 Never/Rarely 0 0
 Sometimes 10 42
 Often/Very Often 13 54
 Missing 1 4