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Table 2 Cancer types

From: Outcomes of ICU patients with and without perceptions of excessive care: a comparison between cancer and non-cancer patients

  Uncontrolled cancer (n = 117) Controlled cancer (n = 270)
Solid malignancy
 Breast 9 (7.7%) 13 (4.8%)
 Colon 11 (9.4%) 41 (15.2%)
 Head and neck 8 (6.8%) 27 (10%)
 Lung 11 (9.4%) 18 (6.7%)
 Esophagus and stomach 13 (11.1%) 28 (10.4%)
 Pancreas 1 (0.9%) 16 (5.9%)
 Other 32 (27.4%) 76 (28.1%)
Hematological malignancy
 Acute leukemia 11 (9.4%) 21 (7.8%)
 Lymphoma (Hodgkin, non-Hodgkin) 10 (8.6%) 18 (6.7%)
 Other 15 (12.8%) 17 (6.3%)
  1. 6 patients had both acute leukemia and a solid malignancy (breast cancer, colon cancer and ‘other cancer’), 3 patients had both lymphoma and a solid malignancy (breast cancer, head and neck cancer and ‘other cancer’)