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Table 1 Demographic, physical examination and blood pressure data of the study population

From: Left atrial strain - an early marker of left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in patients with hypertension and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation

Variable Study population (± SD)
Age 63.08 (±11.54)
Male 41%
Height 1.71 (±0.09) m
Weight 86.56 (±15.02) kg
Body mass index (BMI) 29.52 (±4.35) kg/m2
Body surface area (BSA) 1.98 (±0.2) m2
24 h average systolic blood pressure 128.94 (±10.75) mm Hg
24 h average diastolic blood pressure 74.42 (±8.26) mm Hg
Smokers 7.9%
Number of different antihypertensive agents taken daily 1.57 (±1.15)