TABLE 1

Patient characteristics#

CharacteristicsData
Male/female17/13
Mean±sd age years68.2±10.1
Smoking history
 Current smoker5
 Ex-smoker25
Occupation status
 Homemaker1
 Carer's allowance recipient1
 Retired20
 Employed5
 Unemployed3
Marital status
 Married19
 Widowed7
 Single3
 Separated1
Highest education level attained
 Primary12
 Secondary6
 Third level and above12
Technology
 Smartphone16
 Laptop and/or personal computer18
 Both smartphone and laptop15

Data are presented as numbers of patients, unless otherwise stated. #: data self-reported by patients at interview; : total n=30, some patients were in more than one category.