Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2015 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

The Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine by Korean Breast Cancer Women: Is It Associated with Severity of Symptoms?

Table 2

Severity of self-reported symptoms between CAM users (193) and nonusers (95): (%).

ScorePain FatigueDepressionAnorexiaSkin/hair changesAnxiety
CAM userNonuserCAMNonCAMNonCAMNonCAMNonCAMNon

047 (24.4)24 (25.3)19 (9.8)17 (17.9)28 (14.5)21 (22.1)22 (11.4)13 (13.7)26 (13.5)20 (21.1)21 (10.9)13 (13.7)
152 (26.9)31 (32.6)49 (25.4)35 (36.9)47 (24.4)32 (33.7)41 (21.2)28 (29.5)46 (23.8)36 (37.9)42 (21.8)31 (32.6)
217 (8.8)8 (8.4)13 (6.7)1 (1.1)11 (5.7)3 (3.2)13 (6.7)2 (2.1)15 (7.8)3 (3.2)17 (8.8)8 (8.4)
333 (17.1)12 (12.6)49 (25.4)19 (20)50 (25.9)17 (17.9)40 (20.7)20 (21.1)30 (15.5)15 (15.8)35 (18.1)21 (22.1)
419 (9.8)11 (11.6)35 (18.1)11 (11.6)30 (15.5)11 (11.6)38 (19.7)15 (15.8)33 (17.1)9 (9.5)41 (21.2)10 (10.5)
525 (13.0)9 (9.5)28 (14.5)12 (12.6)27 (14)11 (11.6)39 (20.2)17 (17.9)43 (22.3)12 (12.6)37 (19.2)12 (12.6)