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Table 1 Demographics

From: The value of prostate cancer support groups: a pilot study of primary physicians’ perspectives

Age (years) – Mean = 44.1 (Range = 27–69)
  20-30 62 (44.3%)
31-59 57 (40.7%)
60′s 19 (13.6%)
Unspecified 2 (1.4%)
Gender
  Female 85 (60.7%)
Male 54 (38.6%)
Unspecified 1 (0.7%)
Practice location (province)
  AB 13 (9.3%)
BC 89 (63.6%)
NB 2 (1.4%)
MB 17 (12.1%)
ON 8 (5.7%)
PE 1 (0.7%)
SK 8 (5.7%)
Unspecified 2 (1.4%)
Years working with PCa patients
  0-5 63 (45%)
6-20 38 (27.1%)
21+ 37 (26.4%)
Unspecified 2 (1.4%)
Linkages to PCSGs
  Presenter at group 9 (6.4%)
Refereed patients to group 51 (36.4%)
Group member 1 (0.7%)
No linkages 79 (56.4%)
  1. n.b. percentages may not total 100 due to rounding.