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Table 1 Patients’ baseline characteristics

From: Assessment of dipyridamole stress echocardiography for risk stratification of diabetic patients

Patients (N) 483 264
Sex (M/F) 189/294 101/163
Age (y ± SD) 63.41 ± 11.28 64.3 ± 10.5
History of hypertension (N/%) 407 (84 %) 223 (84.5 %)
History of dyslipidemia (N/%) 329 (68 %) 181 (68.6 %)
Coronary artery disease (N/%) 68 (14 %) 37 (14 %)
Current smoking (N/%) 51 (10 %) 29 (11 %)
Altered/insufficient exercise stress testing (N/%) 132 (27 %) 70 (26 %)
1Altered EKG (N/%) 30 (6 %) 19 (7 %)
  1. 1Altered EKG = atrial fibrillation, left bundle branch block, right bundle branch block, and ST segment abnormalities