Table 2

Participant details

Cohort 1
n=30
Cohort 1
n=30
Cohort 2
n=3
Gender
 Male113
 Female190
Age
 Median (range) years32 (16–39)
Ethnicity
 White British193
 Any other white background4
 Asian/Asian British/black/African/
 Caribbean/black British
7
Cancer type
 Carcinoma181
 Sarcoma62
 Blood cancer2
 Other (including melanoma/central nervous system)4
Education/working
 Working part time2
 Working full time2
 Sick leave92
 Sick leave from education21
 Not working/early retirement14
Nominated, interviewed family or other
 Husband/wife/partner5
 Parent/sibling8
Nominated, interviewed healthcare professionals
 Clinical nurse specialist13
 General practitioner2
 Hospital doctor4
 Allied health professional3
 Patient did not nominate5
 Healthcare professional declined participation3