Table 2:

Characteristics of patients and caregivers who participated in the surveys

CharacteristicNo. (%) of respondents
Patients
n = 31
Caregivers
n = 5
Age, yr
 ≤ 501 (3)1 (20)
 51–601 (3)
 61–7014 (45)3 (60)
 71–8012 (39)1 (20)
 > 813 (10)
Sex
 Female19 (61)3 (60)
 Male12 (39)2 (40)
Currently working
 Yes10 (32)3 (60)
 No21 (68)2 (40)
Education
 Did not complete high school10 (32)
 High school diploma9 (29)1 (20)
 College or technical school diploma or degree3 (10)3 (60)
 Undergraduate university degree
 Graduate university degree6 (19)1 (20)
 Other (no formal education)3 (10)
  • Note: This table describes the patients and caregivers who responded to the first round of the survey. Of this group, 27 patients and 5 caregivers responded to the second round survey.