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Table 1 Clinical and demographic characteristics of the subjects

From: Costs associated with febrile neutropenia in solid tumor and lymphoma patients – an observational study in Singapore

Baseline characteristics Number of patients (n = 367)
Age in years  
Mean (SD) 54.8 (12.2)
18-40 (%) 41 (11.2%)
41-60 (%) 202 (55.0%)
61-80 (%) 124 (33.8%)
Gender  
Male (%) 139 (37.9%)
Female (%) 228 (62.1%)
Ethnicity  
Chinese (%) 283 (77.1%)
Malay (%) 38 (10.4%)
Indian (%) 20 (5.4%)
Other (%) 26 (7.1%)
Cancer Type  
Breast CA (%) 135 (36.8%)
Lymphoma (%) 79 (21.5%)
Gastrointestinal CA (%) 39 (10.6%)
Head and Neck CA (%) 34 (9.3%)
Lung CA (%) 31 (8.5%)
Sarcoma (%) 16 (4.4%)
Genitourinary CA (%) 15 (4.1%)
Gynecologic CA (%) 13 (3.5%)
Other/Unknown CA (%) 5 (1.4%)
MASCC Risk  
Low (%) 300 (81.7%)
High (%) 67 (18.3%)
Outcome  
Death (%) 14 (3.8%)
Recover (%) 353 (96.2%)
  1. SD = standard deviation; CA = cancer; MASCC = Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer.