Table 4.

Mean overall FACT scores by self-reported race, adjusted for important covariates

Adjusted least squares means
UnadjustedEducationMarital statusEmploymentIncomeComorbidity scoreFully adjusteda
Race
 Non-Hispanic white79.478.574.375.377.880.674.4
 African American73.474.273.274.179.975.578.1
Racial difference6.04.31.11.2−2.15.1−3.7
P<.001<.0010.3790.2400.116<.0010.004
  • aAdjusted for all covariates listed in the table (education, marital status, employment, income, and comorbidity score) and treatment status (posttreatment vs. still undergoing treatment).