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Table 4 Subscale means for each gender and cancer type

From: Development and validation of a psychosocial screening instrument for cancer

Cancer Type Subscale – Mean (SD)
  Depression Anxiety QoL-P QoL-D SS-Tot SS-Des
Gastro-Intestinal       
   Female (n = 39) 18.3 (12.9) 8.4 (3.7) 6.2 (5.7) 26.7 (23.9) 4.9 (.5) 4.0 (3.9)
   Male (n = 39) 13.3 (4.4) 6.7 (2.7) 7.1 (4.6) 31.3 (21.7) 4.9 (.4) 2.7 (3.5)
Lung       
   Female (n = 35) 17.6 (8.6) 9.2 (4.5) 8.7 (4.9) 30.6 (22.9) 4.0 (1.2) 4.4 (3.6)
   Male (n = 42) 17.0 (6.9) 8.9 (5.6) 11.7 (6.1) 41.3 (22.8) 4.6 (.7) 3.9 (3.2)
Lymphoma       
   Female (n = 12) 22.6 (8.6) 12.1 (4.4) 9.9 (7.9) 35.6 (28.4) 4.9 (.3) 5.9 (4.0)
   Male (n = 13) 19.6 (11.9) 9.6 (6.4) 11.0 (6.6) 35.0 (24.6) 4.7 (.5) 4.2 (3.9)
Breast       
   Female (n = 133) 15.6 (6.5) 7.9 (4.3) 5.0 (4.4) 21.3 (21.3) 4.5(.9) 3.8(3.4)
   Male (n = 1) 10.0 (na) 5.0 (na) 2.0 (na) 0 (na) 5.0 (na) 5.0 (na)
Melanoma       
   Female (n = 9) 14.5 (7.1) 8.3 (5.1) 2.1 (3.4) 12.3 (21.5) 4.7 (.5) 5.0 (3.5)
   Male (n = 12) 13.2 (4.2) 6.6 (1.8) 3.9 (2.6) 4.2 (5.2) 4.6 (.7) 1.7 (2.2)
Head & Neck       
   Female (n = 12) 26.1 (16.0) 11.0 (3.7) 8.7 (5.9) 25.0 (21.9) 4.3 (.8) 5.6 (3.2)
   Male (n = 18) 15.3 (5.8) 8.3 (4.0) 6.6 (5.8) 20.8 (24.7) 4.5 (1.2) 3.6 (3.1)
Genito-Urinary (incl Prostate)       
   Female (n = 5) 12.0 (2.8) 6.2 (2.2) 6.4 (3.8) 17.4 (24.8) 4.8 (.5) 1.3 (1.5)
   Male (n = 83) 14.6 (6.5) 7.4 (3.5) 5.9 (5.1) 14.6 (27.6) 4.4 (1.2) 2.8 (3.4)
  1. QoL-P = Quality-of-Life Perceived; QoL-D = Quality-of-Life Days; SS-Tot = Social Support Total; SS-Des = Social Support Desired