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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of survey respondents

From: Triage for coronary artery bypass graft surgery in Canada: Do patients agree on who should come first?

Characteristic Survey Respondents (n = 59)
Age (mean ± SD) 65.05 ± 8.82
Gender (n, %)  
Male 40 (67.8)
Female 19 (32.2)
Education (n, %)  
High school or less 28 (47.5)
Post-Secondary 28 (47.5)
Missing 3 (5.1)
CCN Urgency Rating (n, %)*  
Emergency/Urgent (0–14 days) 0 (0)
Semi-Urgent (15–42 days) 12 (20.3)
Elective (43–180 days) 39 (66.1)
Missing 8 (13.6)
Weeks spent in the queue (median, IQR) 8 (6, 12)
  1. * CCN Urgency Rating extrapolated from total time patient had been on waiting list to date in addition to expected wait list until scheduled procedure
  2. SD = standard deviation