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Table 1 Patient's Characteristics

From: Ultrasonic tissue characterization of vulnerable carotid plaque: correlation between videodensitometric method and histological examination

  Group I (n = 15) Group II (n = 10)
Age, years 67.4 ± 6.4 65.2 ± 7.9
Sex, M/F 11/4 7/3
Hypertension 10 1
Diabetes mellitus 2 3
Active Smoking 3 3
Hypercholesterolemia 2 1
CAD 4 0
Aspirin 15 10
Statin 5 4
ACE inhibitors 9 8
Ticlopidine 4 1
  1. CAD = coronary artery disease