Table 1.

Patient characteristics

Independent VariableAll (n = 319)Control (n = 154)Navigated (n = 165)p2)
Gender0.66
 Female92.2% (294)92.9% (143)91.5% (151)
 Male7.8% (25)7.1% (11)8.5% (14)
Age categorized0.11
 1: < 406.3% (20)3.2% (5)9.1% (15)
 2: 40 - < 4920.4% (65)18.8% (29)21.8% (36)
 3: 50 - < 6033.8% (108)37.7% (58)30.3% (50)
 4: 60+39.5% (126)40.3% (62)38.8% (64)
Charlson Comorbidity0.41
 022.5% (64)19.1% (26)25.6% (38)
 125.7% (73)27.9% (38)23.6% (35)
 221.5% (61)19.9% (27)23.0% (34)
 3+30.3% (86)33.1% (45)27.7% (41)
Final race/ethnicity0.051
 Black20.8% (66)18.4% (28)23.0% (38)
 White67.5% (214)72.4% (110)63.0% (104)
 Hispanic6.0% (19)2.6% (4)9.1% (15)
 Other5.7% (18)6.6% (10)4.9% (8)
Primary language0.34
 English95.6% (305)96.8% (149)94.6% (156)
 Other4.4% (14)5.4% (5)5.4% (9)
Education0.16
 Less than high school14.8% (47)120.3% (19)17.1% (28)
 High school diploma25.8% (82)31.2% (48)20.7% (34)
 Some college/vocational33.6% (107)31.2% (48)36.0% (59)
 College graduate/Graduate25.8% (82)25.3% (39)26.2% (43)
Median household income by ZIP0.16
 Less than $30,00018.4% (58)17.0% (26)19.7% (32)
 $30,000 to $39,99923.2% (73)19.0% (29)27.2% (44)
 $40,000 to $49,99920.9% (66)20.9% (32)21.0% (34)
 $50,000 or more37.5% (118)43.1% (66)32.1% (52)
Insurance status0.36
 Uninsured5.3% (17)3.9% (6)6.7% (11)
 Public27.3% (87)25.3% (39)29.1% (48)
 Private67.4% (215)70.8% (109)64.2% (106)
Patient's employment status at the time of enrollment0.91
 No current employment60.5% (193)61.7% (95)59.4% (98)
 Part-time employment11.0% (35)10.4% (16)11.5% (19)
 Full-time employment28.5% (991)27.9% (43)29.1% (48)
Housing status0.048
 Renting29.0% (92)24.2% (37)33.5% (55)
 Own63.1% (200)69.9% (107)56.7% (93)
 Other7.9% (25)5.9% (9)9.8% (16)
Dependents0.18
 057.4% (183)57.1% (88)57.6% (95)
 123.5% (75)20.1% (31)26.7% (44)
 2 or more19.1% (61)22.7% (35)15.7% (26)
Cancer type0.68
 Breast84.6% (270)83.8% (129)85.5% (141)
 Colorectal15.4% (49)16.2% (25)14.5% (24)
Stage0.92
 Stage 08.1% (26)7.9% (13)8.4% (13)
 Stage 132.3% (103)32.7% (49)31.8% (54)
 Stage 234.8% (111)36.4% (51)33.1% (60)
 Stage 321.3% (68)19.4% (36)23.4% (32)
 Stage 43.5% (11)3.6% (5)3.3% (6)

NOTE: Column percentages reported.