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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the patients.

From: Relationship between carotid intima-media thickness and coronary angiographic findings: a prospective study

Characteristics Group 1 (n = 39) Group 2 (n = 61) P
Age (mean ± SD) 57 ± 9 61 ± 10 NS
Female gender n (%) 16 (41) 22 (36) NS
BMI in kg/m 2 (mean ± SD) 26 36 NS
Smoking n (%) 21 (54) 37 (60) NS
Hypertension n (%) 14 (36) 38 (62) 0.01
Diabetes n (%) 4 (10) 19 (31) 0.01
Hyperlipidemia n (%) 7 (18) 30 (49) 0.01
  1. BMI: body mass index; NS: not significant; CAD: coronary artery disease