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Table 1 Diagnosis by gender and age and mean scores (standard deviations) of the FACT-G domains

From: A Rasch and factor analysis of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-General (FACT-G)

Patient Characteristics
Age, years (mean ± S.D.)   
Female (n = 323) 55.7 ± 12.4  
Males (n = 138) 60.8 ± 13.0  
Diagnosis Count %
Breast 99 21.57
Colorectal 72 15.69
Gastrointestinal 27 5.88
Genitourinary 132 28.76
Lung 22 4.79
Melanoma 21 4.58
Renal 44 9.59
Sarcoma 19 4.14
Other 23 5.01
FACT-G Scores Mean s.d.
Physical (PWB) 26.28 6.06
Social & Family (SFWB) 16.08 15.15
Emotional (EWB) 22.96 4.87
Functional (FWB) 23.71 6.43
Total 89.78 20.60