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Table 5 Monthly cost of cancer care by income (p=0.072) and months into treatment (p=0.116) among patients undergoing breast and head and neck cancer care at AKUH

From: The financial burden of cancer: Estimates from patients undergoing cancer care in a tertiary care hospital

  Monthly cost in USD
<750 750-1250 >1250 Mean (±SD) Total (n)
Monthly income (USD)      
 <=250 11 6 4 895.53 (±518.50) 21
 251-625 8 9 4 960.86 (±374.76) 21
 >625 4 9 11 1344.50 (±579.21) 24
 Missing*    1   1
 Total 23 24 20   67
Months into treatment      
 3-5 6 10 13 1263.76 (±514.61) 29
 6-8 12 9 6 1005.94 (±563.74) 27
 >9 5 5 1 857.31 (±454.58) 11
 Total 23 24 20 1093.13 (±542.24) 67
  1. * One patient did not give information about monthly income.