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Table 1 Number of cancer survivors per cancer site and per region included in phase 1a and 1b

From: Understanding the quality of life (QOL) issues in survivors of cancer: towards the development of an EORTC QOL cancer survivorship questionnaire

  Phase 1a Phase 1b
Cancer site
 Bladder 7 32
 Breast 17 53
 Colorectal 12 46
 Glioma 10 36
 Gynecological 12 49
 Head & neck 10 44
 Lung 8 41
 Lymphoma 9 38
 Melanoma 11 38
 Prostate 11 44
 Testicular 10 37
 Total 117 458
Region
 Northern Europe 30 147
 Southern Europe 46 126
 English speaking 13 98
 Central Europe 28 87
Time since diagnosis
 0.5 to 2 years 21 111
 2 to 5 years 63 189
 more than 5 years 33 158
Time since completing last treatmenta
 0.5 to 1 year 72
 1 to 2 years 105
 2 to 5 years 172
 more than 5 years 109
  1. For phase 1b only, also the number of survivors per time since completion of last treatment category is reported
  2. aFor phase 1a only information was available regarding date of diagnosis and date of recurrence