Table 1.

Baseline distribution of proposed moderators in the CARE Trial, Canada, 2008–2011

OverallStandardHighCombined
Variable(N = 296)(n = 95)(n = 99)(n = 102)
Baseline depression, No. (%)
 Depressed93 (31.4%)25 (26.3%)32 (32.3%)36 (35.3%)
 Not depressed203 (68.6%)70 (73.7%)67 (67.7%)66 (64.7%)
Age, No. (%)
 <50 y148 (50.0%)50 (52.6%)55 (55.6%)43 (42.2%)
 ≥ 50 y148 (50.0%)45 (47.4%)44 (44.4%)59 (57.8%)
Marital status
 Married192 (64.9%)59 (62.1%)63 (63.6%)70 (68.6%)
 Not married104 (35.1%)36 (37.9%)36 (36.4%)32 (31.4%)
Disease stage, No. (%)
 I/IIa203 (68.6%)62 (65.3%)70 (70.7%)71 (69.6%)
 IIb/IIIa93 (31.4%)33 (34.7%)29 (29.3%)31 (30.4%)
Surgical protocol, No. (%)
 Lumpectomy167 (56.4%)47 (49.5%)57 (57.6%)63 (61.8%)
 Mastectomy129 (43.6%)48 (50.5%)042 (42.4%)39 (38.2%)
Chemotherapy regimen, No. (%)
 Taxanes268 (90.5%)88 (92.6%)88 (88.9%)92 (90.2%)
 No taxanes28 (9.5%)7 (7.4%)11 (11.1%)10 (9.8%)
Comorbidities, No. (%)
 None132 (44.6%)49 (51.6%)45 (45.5%)38 (37.3%)
 ≥ 1164 (55.4%)46 (48.4%)54 (54.5%)64 (62.7%)
Baseline aerobic exercise, No. (%)
 Not meeting guidelines207 (69.9%)66 (69.5%)71 (71.7%)70 (68.6%)
 Meeting guidelines89 (31.1%)29 (30.5%)28 (28.3%)32 (31.4%)
Baseline strength exercise, No. (%)
 Not meeting guidelines234 (79.1%)75 (78.9%)81 (81.8%)78 (76.5%)
 Meeting guidelines62 (20.9%)20 (21.1%)18 (18.2%)24 (23.5%)
Body mass index, No. (%)
 Nonobese227 (76.7%)79 (83.2%)84 (84.8%)64 (62.7%)
 Obese69 (23.3%)16 (16.8%)15 (15.2%)38 (37.3%)