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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Safety and Effects of Football in Skeletal Metastatic Prostate Cancer: a Subgroup Analysis of the FC Prostate Community Randomised Controlled Trial

  Football (n = 22) Usual care (n = 19) Total (n = 41)
Age (years) 68.9 (8.4) 67.3 (7.0) 68.2 (7.7)
Employment status
 Paid work 6 (27%) 4 (21%) 10 (24%)
 Retired 16 (73%) 15 (79%) 31 (76%)
Education
 No education 3 (14%) 0 (0%) 3 (7%)
 Lower secondary education (9th/10th grade) 1 (5%) 1 (5%) 2 (5%)
 Vocational education 6 (27%) 7 (37%) 13 (32%)
 Upper secondary education (12th grade) 2 (9%) 2 (11%) 4 (10%)
 College or higher 10 (45%) 9 (47%) 19 (46%)
Marital status
 Married or living with partner 17 (77%) 17 (89%) 34 (83%)
 Others (single, divorced, widowed) 5 (23%) 2 (11%) 7 (17%)
Time since diagnosis, days 1099 (941) 1152 (953) 1123 (935)
ISUP Gleason grading (score)
 Group 2 (3 + 4) 3 (14%) 2 (11%) 5 (12%)
 Group 3 (4 + 3) 2 (9%) 4 (21%) 6 (15%)
 Group 4 (8) 4 (18%) 3 (16%) 7 (17%)
 Group 5 (9–10) 13 (59%) 8 (42%) 21 (51%)
 Not known 0 (0%) 2 (11%) 2 (5%)
Treatment at baseline
 Current    
 Anti-androgen monotherapy 1 (5%) 1 (5%) 2 (5%)
 Castration (surgical or pharmacological) 21 (95%) 18 (95%) 39 (95%)
 Previous or current chemotherapy (docetaxel) 9 (47%) 7 (32%) 16 (39%)
Number of co-morbidities
 Zero 6 (27%) 9 (47%) 15 (37%)
 One 4 (18%) 3 (16%) 7 (17%)
 Two 6 (27%) 3 (16%) 9 (22%)
 Three or more 6 (27%) 4 (21%) 10 (24%)
Bone lesion site
 Pelvis 16 (73%) 9 (47%) 25 (61%)
 Femur 2 (9%) 5 (26%) 7 (17%)
 Rib/thoracic spine 11 (50%) 10 (53%) 21 (51%)
 Lumbar spine 8 (36%) 3 (16%) 11 (27%)
 Humerus 0 (0%) 1 (5%) 1 (2%)
 All regions 2 (9%) 3 (16%) 5 (12%)
 Other sites 0 (0%) 1 (5%) 1 (2%)
 Unknown 0 (0%) 3 (16%) 3 (7%)
  1. ISUP International Society of Urological Pathology
  2. Data are mean (standard deviation) or n (%)