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Table 6 Substitution and complementarity of formal and informal care

From: The utilization of formal and informal home care by older patients with cancer: a Belgian cohort study with two control groups

  ONC   OCP   MCP
  n % p-value n % p-value n %
Transition n = 190   n = 79   n = 178
Substitution 0 .0 0.07 4 5.1 1.0 11 6.2
Complementarity 19 10.0 0.08 14 17.7 0.44 39 21.9
  1. OCP were compared to the two control groups with the chi-square test or fisher’s exact test where appropriate. p < 0.05 denotes statistical significance