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Table 1 Comparison between responders and non-responders in ovarian and endometrial cancer survivors

From: Long-term quality of life and sexual function of elderly people with endometrial or ovarian cancer

Variables Ovarian Cancer Survivors Endometrial cancer survivors
Responders Non-responders p Responders Non-responders p
N = 42 % N = 27 % N = 103 % N = 142 %
Time since diagnosis (m)    0.79    0.06
Mean (SD) 76.1 (27.1) 77.8 (26.5)   80.2 (29.3) 87.2 (26.3)  
Median [range] 71.0 [39.0–127.0] 73.0 [37.0–127.0]   76.0 [36.0–131.0] 90.5 [37.0–130.0]  
Age at diagnosis (years)    0.92    0.85
Mean (SD) 59.1 (12.5) 60.1 (13.7)   65.1 (9.4) 65.0 (9.0)  
Median [range] 59.5 [20.0–82.0] 59.0 [30.0–88.0]   65.0 [42.0–86.0] 65.0 [37.0–86.0]  
Time since diagnosis    0.6    0.01
< 5 years 15 35.7 8 29.6   34 33.0 27 19.0  
≥ 5 years 27 64.3 19 70.4   69 67.0 115 81.0  
Stage    0.75    0.25
I 17 41.5 13 48.1   94 92.2 121 85.2  
II 5 12.2 4 14.8   3 2.9 9 6.3  
III 19 46.3 10 37.1   5 4.9 12 8.4  
Unknown 1   0    1   0   
Hormonal status    0.56    > 0.99
Postmenopausal 35 83.3 21 77.8   100 97.1 137 96.5  
Not postmenopausal 7 16.7 6 22.2   3 2.9 5 3.5  
CCI    0.43     > 0.99
0 23 88.5 15 79.0   60 66.7 84 66.7  
≥ 1 3 11.5 4 21.0   30 33.3 42 33.3  
Unknown 16   8    13   16   
Surgery    0.39    0.41
Yes 42 100.0 26 96.3   100 99.1 142 100.0  
No 0 0.0 1 3.7   1 0.9 0 0.0  
Unknown       2     
Chemotherapy    0.51    0.50
Yes 31 73.8 21 80.8   5 4.9 10 7.0  
No 11 26.2 5 19.2   96 95.1 132 93.0  
Unknown 0   1    2   0   
Radiotherapy    0.39    0.06
Yes 0 0.0 1 3.7   67 66.3 108 77.1  
No 42 100.0 26 96.3   34 33.7 32 22.9  
Unknown       2   2   
Treatments    0.77    0.14
Surgery alone 11 26.2 6 23.1   31 31.0 32 22.5  
Surgery ± radiotherapy ± chemotherapy 31 73.8 20 76.9   69 69.0 110 77.5  
Unknown 0   1    3   0   
  1. SD standard deviation, CCI Charlson Comorbidity Index