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Table 1 Baseline clinical characteristics of patients

From: Geographical predisposition influences on the distribution and tissue characterisation of eccentric coronary plaques in non-branching coronary arteries: cross-sectional study of coronary plaques analysed by intravascular ultrasound

Total patients n = 30 Number Percent
Male 23 76.7
Age, mean ± SEM, years 68.8 ± 6.4  
Effort angina pectoris 26 86.7
Unstable angina 1 3.3
Silent myocardial ischaemia 1 3.3
Old myocardial infarction 1 3.3
Ischaemic cardiac myopathy 1 3.3
Risk factors
 Hypertension 26 86.7
 Diabetes mellitus 14 46.7
 Hyperlipidaemia 20 66.7
 Current smoker 17 56.7
 Family history 8 26.7
 Obesity 10 33.3
 Hyperglycaemia 1 3.3