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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Frontline treatments in extremely elderly patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: a population-based study in Taiwan, 2010–2015

 Aged between 60 and 79 yearsAged more than 80 years
TotalR-CHOPR-CVPCHOPCVPTotalR-CHOPR-CVPCHOPCVP
n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)
Patient number2559 1838 539 119 63 669 258 335 23 53 
Mean of Age (SD)69.1(5.73)68.0(5.49)72.5(5.10)69.2(5.76)72.4(5.23)84.0(3.39)83.2(2.96)84.6(3.54)84.4(3.71)84.5(3.48)
Gender
Male1318(51.5)972(52.9)248(46.0)69(58.0)29(46.0)432(64.6)186(72.1)198(59.1)15(65.2)33(62.3)
Female1241(48.5)866(47.1)291(54.0)50(42.0)34(54.0)237(35.4)72(27.9)137(40.9)8(34.8)20(37.7)
Ann Arbor stage
I422(16.5)309(16.8)87(16.1)17(14.3)9(14.3)109(16.3)43(16.7)58(17.3)4(17.4)4(7.5)
II658(25.7)488(26.6)129(23.9)31(26.1)10(15.9)150(22.4)59(22.9)77(23.0)5(21.7)9(17.0)
III610(23.8)437(23.8)140(26.0)23(19.3)10(15.9)182(27.2)70(27.1)92(27.5)6(26.1)14(26.4)
IV869(34.0)604(32.9)183(34.0)48(40.3)34(54.0)228(34.1)86(33.3)108(32.2)8(34.8)26(49.1)
Practice setting
medical center1697(66.3)1232(67.0)350(64.9)80(67.2)35(55.6)452(67.6)174(67.4)233(69.6)12(52.2)33(62.3)
others862(33.7)606(33.0)189(35.1)39(32.8)28(44.4)217(32.4)84(32.6)102(30.4)11(47.8)20(37.7)
Charlson comorbidity index
0931(36.4)712(38.7)158(29.3)43(36.1)18(28.6)191(28.6)84(32.6)86(25.7)7(30.4)14(26.4)
1788(30.8)571(31.1)162(30.1)37(31.1)18(28.6)203(30.3)74(28.7)107(31.9)4(17.4)18(34.0)
2+840(32.8)555(30.2)219(40.6)39(32.8)27(42.9)275(41.1)100(38.8)142(42.4)12(52.2)21(39.6)