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Table 3 The number of chemotherapy cycles completed by the patients

From: Cardiotoxicity of 5-fluorouracil and capecitabine in Chinese patients: a prospective study

Treatment cycle All patients, n (%) (n = 527) 5-fluorouracil, n (%) (n = 196) Capecitabine, n (%) (n = 331)
1–4 196 (37.2) 68 (34.7) 128 (38.7)
5–8 268 (50.9) 91 (46.4) 177 (53.5)
≥ 9 35 (6.6) 32 (16.3) 3 (0.9)
Unknown 28 (5.3) 5 (2.6) 23 (6.9)