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Table 1 Characteristics of Study Participants

From: "If you don't believe it, it won't help you": use of bush medicine in treating cancer among Aboriginal people in Western Australia

Aboriginal Participants (n = 37) Aboriginal participants who made mention about bush medicine (n = 11)
Area of Residence   Area of Residence  
Urban participants 15 Urban 6
Rural participants 9 Rural 3
Remote participants 8 Remote 2
Category of Respondent   Category of Participants  
Patients 14 Patients 4
Family Members 16 Family Members 4
Health Service Providers 07 Health Service Providers 3
Sex   Sex  
Male 8 Male 2
Female 29 Female 9
Age (years)   Types of cancer treated  
30-39 5 Breast 3
40-49 19 Cervical 2
50-59 9 Head and Neck 1
60+ 4 Lung 2
   Unknown 1
   General mention about bush medicine 2