TABLE 2

Comparison between perceived drivers and barriers to undergoing screening

Reasons to have screeningEarly detectionReduced lung cancer mortalityPersonal reassurance/peace of mind
Median (IQR) out of 109 (6–10)8 (5–10)8 (5–10)
p-value for univariate per-respondent comparisonsEarly detectionReduced lung cancer mortalityPersonal reassurance/peace of mind
Early detection
Reduced lung cancer mortality<0.0001
Personal reassurance/peace of mind<0.00010.54
Reasons not to have screeningToo hard to travelWork/time commitmentsAnxiety/worryToo oldOther medical problemsOverdiagnosisRadiation
Median (IQR) score out of 101 (1–3)1 (1–5)2 (1–5)2 (1–5)2 (1–5)2 (1–5)2 (1–5)
p-value for univariate per-respondent comparisonsToo hard to travelWork/time commitmentsAnxiety/worryToo oldOther medical problemsOverdiagnosisRadiation
Too hard to travel
Work/time commitments0.23
Anxiety/worry0.0240.26
Too old0.00020.0150.27
Other medical problems0.00040.00890.210.6
Overdiagnosis<0.00010.00190.110.360.69
Radiation<0.00010.00050.00870.160.30.59

IQR: interquartile range. Bold type indicates significant difference using Bonferroni-corrected p-value of 0.0023.