Table 1

Sample characteristics (n=31)

Sample characteristicPatient with cancer–dementia (n=10)Informal caregiver (n=9)Oncology HCP (n=12)
Mean age±SD (range) years73.6±15.4 (39–93)63.8±12.3 (47–77)*41.8±8.3 (30–53)†
Gender (female:male)5:54:58:4
Relationship to patient or oncology professionN/ASpouse (n=5)
Son/daughter (n=4)
Oncology allied health professional:
 Clinical nurse specialist (n=2)
 Specialist radiographer (n=1)
Oncology doctor (Dr):
 Consultant (n=3)
 Surgeon (n=4)
 Registrar (n=1)
 Clinical fellow (n=1)
  • *One family member age missing.

  • †One clinician age missing.

  • HCP, healthcare professional.