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Table 1 Subject characteristics

From: Carotid intima-medial thickness measured on multiple ultrasound frames: evaluation of a DICOM-based software system

  Subject Type
  Normal (n = 8) Hyperlipidaemic (n = 7) Stroke (n = 15)
Male (n) 2 6 11
Age (years) 38 ± 9 57 ± 11 64 ± 13
BMI (kg/m2) 24 ± 3 28 ± 4 30 ± 6
Systolic BP (mmHg) 117 ± 15 135 ± 15 130 ± 15
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 67 ± 8 75 ± 7 72 ± 11
CIMT (mm) 0.54 ± 0.08 0.81 ± 0.26 0.87 ± 0.22
  1. Values are mean ± SD
  2. BMI indicates body mass index; BP, blood pressure; CIMT, carotid intima-medial thickness.