Table 1: Demographic and medical characteristics of study participants.

Characteristic

Age
Mean53.8
Range46–65
Ethnicity, no.
White9
Nonwhite2
Married or in significant relationship, no.
Yes10
No1
Education level, no.
High school graduate1
College graduate4
Completed Master’s or Doctoral degree6
Employment status, no.
Employed full or part time9
Retired/unemployed2
Income, no.
 <$45,0001
$45,000–$75,0003
 >$75,0007
Type of treatment, no.
Surgery only3
Surgery + radiation4
Surgery + radiation + chemotherapy4
Years since diagnosis
Mean4.6
Range10 mo–15 yrs