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Table 1 Clinical and socio-demographic characteristics of postmenopausal breast cancer survivor

From: The association of osteoporosis knowledge and beliefs with preventive behaviors in postmenopausal breast cancer survivors

Characteristics  
Mean age (years), ± SD 66.1 ± 7.91
Race/Ethnicity, N (%)  
 White 6 (20)
 Black 12 (40)
 Latino/Hispanic 8 (27)
 Other 4 (13)
High school education or more, N (%) 19 (63)
Monthly income > $1500, N (%) 16 (53)
Married, N (%) 7 (23)
Mean height (cm), ± SD 161.7 ± 7.2
Median weight (kg), IQR 76.95 (71–90)
Mean Body Mass Index (kg/cm2), ± SD 31.2 ± 5.8
Breast cancer stage, N (%)  
 Stage 0 3 (10.3)
 Stage I 12 (41.4)
 Stage II 11 (37.9)
 Stage III 3 (10.3)
Aromatase inhibitor therapy, N (%) 27 (90)
Receipt of bone density screening (DEXA), N (%) 25 (83)
T-score  
 Mean lumbar spine (± SD) 0.28 ± 1.13
 Median femoral neck (IQR)  − 0.70 (− 1.70–0)
 Mean total hip (± SD)  − 0.04 ± 1.15
 Mean osteoporosis knowledge score, ± SD 10.5 ± 3.4
Osteoporosis health beliefs  
 Mean susceptibility score (± SD) 14.0 ± 3.5
 Mean seriousness score (± SD) 14.9 ± 3.8
 Median health motivation score (IQR) 19 (18–20)
Osteoporosis preventive behaviors, N (%)  
 Calcium fortified beverage 14 (47)
 Caffeinated beverage 18 (60)
 Cheese 14 (47)
 Fish 11 (37)
 Eggs 5 (17)
 Strength-training exercises 14 (47)
 Calcium/Vitamin D supplement adherence 15 (75)