Table 1

Participant characteristics

Cancer diagnosis n=13 (%)Other conditions diagnosis n=13 (%)
English region9 (69)
 Eastern10 (77)
 North-Eastern3 (23)4 (31)
Gender
 Female6 (46)8 (62)
 Male7 (54)5 (38)
Age
 Mean years (range)67 (50–84)63 (49–84)
 40–594 (31)3 (23)
 60–694 (31)4 (31)
 70–792 (15)4 (31)
 80+3 (23)2 (15)
Ethnicity
 White British13 (100)13 (100)
Educational qualifications
 Higher education3 (23)1 (8)
 Further education/secondary school6 (46)8 (62)
 None4 (31)4 (31)
Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) quintiles
 Least deprived 14 (31)2 (15)
 24 (31)4 (31)
 32 (15)3 (23)
 43 (23)2 (15)
 Most deprived 50 (0)2 (15)
Diagnoses of cancer
 Pancreas9 (69)
 Duodenal1 (8)
 Gall bladder1 (8)
 Oesophageal1 (8)
 Lymphoma1 (8)
Other conditions
 Hiatus hernia3 (23)
 Gallstones2 (15)
 Pancreatitis2 (15)
 Others6 (46)
GP appointments made
 0*0 (0)2 (15)
 19 (62)6 (46)
 21 (8)4 (31)
 *Emergency presentation 3+3 (23)1 (8)