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Table 1 Patient's baseline characteristics

From: Appropriateness of carotid plaque and intima-media thickness assessment in routine clinical practice

Patients with risk factors (N/%) 451 (81.26%) Carotid plaque
Sex (M/F) 175/276  
Age (y ± SD) 67.6 ± 11.7  
All patients   108 (19.45%)
History of hypertension (N/%) 333 (73.8%)  
History of dyslipidemia (N/%) 249 (55.2%)  
History of diabetes mellitus (N/%) 100 (22.2%)  
Cardiovascular history (N/%) 71 (15.7%)  
Current smoking (N/%) 65 (14.4%)  
Patients without risk factors (N/%) 104 (18.73%) 12 (2.1%)
Sex (M/F) 42/62  
Age (y ± SD) 64.6 ± 15.1