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Scottish Cancer Patient Experience Survey 2018: free-text analysis

Published: 15 Sep 2020

Analysis of free-text comments provided by patients as part of the Scottish Cancer Patient Experience Survey 2018.

Scottish Cancer Patient Experience Survey 2018: free-text analysis
Appendix 2: Summary of Free-text Responses

Appendix 2: Summary of Free-text Responses  

Comment Box
Is there anything else you would like to tell us about…
Total Positive Negative Positive / Negative Neutral Factual Miscellaneous
1 The lead-up to your cancer diagnosis, or the way you found out you had cancer 2,160 695 652 239 480 87 7
  32% 30% 11% 22% 3% 0%
2 The way decisions were made about your treatment 1,198 545 283 99 184 79 8
  45% 24% 8% 15% 7% 1%
3 Your operation / radiotherapy / chemotherapy treatment 1,485 600 337 111 375 54 8
  40% 23% 7% 25% 4% 1%
4 The care you received when you were in hospital for cancer care 1,574 976 270 162 104 45 17
  62% 17% 10% 7% 3% 1%
5 Any other support you received during your cancer care, including from your GP Practice and third sector organisations 1,364 712 307 196 74 68 7
  52% 23% 14% 5% 5% 1%
6 Your experience of cancer care 1,539 648 436 298 99 41 17
  42% 28% 19% 6% 3% 1%
Total 9,320 4,176 2,285 1,105 374 1,316 64
45% 25% 12% 4% 14% 1%

Contact

Email: patientexperience@gov.scot