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Table 1 Characteristics of 34 nonagenarians undergoing radiotherapy for anal or rectal carcinoma

From: Radiotherapy among nonagenarians with anal or rectal carcinoma: should we avoid or adapt treatment?

Patient characteristic No. of patients (%)
Gender
  Male 16 (47.1)
  Female 18 (52.9)
Performance status score
  0–1 14 (41.1)
  2–4 19 (55.9)
  Not reported 1 (3.0)
Living place
  Home 22 (64.7)
  Nursing home 11 (32.3)
  Not reported 1 (3.0)
Tumor characteristic
 Primary site
  Rectum 27 (79.4)
  Anal canal 7 (20.6)
 Stage
  Localized (T1-2N0) 7 (20.6)
  Locally advanced (T3-4 or N1-2) 16 (47.1)
  Metastatic 6 (17.6)
  Not reported 5 (14.7)