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Table 1 Descriptive of respondents and non-respondents/excluded

From: Health related quality of life and buffering factors in adult survivors of acute pediatric lymphoblastic leukemia and their siblings

  Respondents
(N = 227)
Non-respondentsb
(N = 189)
P-valuea
Age, median (range) 28 (23–41) 28 (23–40) 0.672
Age at diagnosis, median (range) 6 (0–15) 6 (0–15) 0.756
Years since diagnose, median (range) 22(14–27) 23(14–27) 0.657
Radiation therapy (CNSirr) n (%) 10 (4.4) 11 (5.8) 0.512
Gender, female n(%) 115 (50.7) 77 (40.7) 0.043
  1. aStatistics from Mann–Whitney U-test and chi-squared test when appropriate.
  2. bn = 42 were excluded due to presence of mental health problems, disabilities (downs syndrome), emigration or longer stays abroad; n = 147 did not respond the questionnaire