Table 1.

Characteristics of patients with ER-positive tumors who had been advised to take endocrine treatment (N = 417)

All patients, N = 417, median (IQR) or %Missing
Age at diagnosis, y60.3 (52.7–66.3)
Age at menarche, y13 (12–14)2
Parous (%)86.3
Parity (no. of children)2 (1–3)
Antidepressant use (%)10.6
CAM use (%)23.61
Alcohol use1
 Never40 (9.6)
 Not more than once a mo102 (24.5)
 2–3 times/mo162 (38.9)
 2–3 times/wk91 (21.9)
 4 or more times a wk21 (5.0)
Ever HRT use (%)47.81
Smokers (%)19.2
Height, cm166 (162–170)2
Weight, kg69.0 (62.0–77.3)3
Number of medications last wk1 (0–3)
BMI, kg/m224.8 (22.5–27.9)4
WHR0.84 (0.79–0.89)2

Abbreviation: IQR, interquartile range.