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Table 3 Known group comparisons on COST-FACIT-v2 (TC) total score

From: Translation and validation of the Traditional Chinese version of the COmprehensive Score for financial Toxicity-Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy (Version 2)

  COST-FACIT-v2 (TC) total score (Mean [SD])
Household monthly income (HK$)  
 < 10,000 25.0 (8.4)
 10,000–29,999 24.9 (8.9)
 ≥ 30,000 20.7 (8.8)
 p value < 0.001
Admitted to A&E or hospital due to cancer related complications in the last year  
 No 22.5 (8.9)
 Yes 25.8 (8.3)
 p value < 0.001
Admitted to A&E due to cancer related complications in the last year  
 0 22.7 (8.8)
 1–2 25.6 (8.1)
 ≥ 3 27.4 (9.5)
 p value < 0.001
Admitted to hospital due to cancer related complications in the last year  
 0 22.8 (9.0)
 1–2 25.1 (7.7)
 ≥ 3 27.0 (9.9)
 p value < 0.001
  1. A&E, Accident and Emergency Department; COST-FACIT-v2 (TC), COmprehensive Score for financial Toxicity (Version 2)—traditional Chinese