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Table 2 Clinical Characteristics of Surviving and Deceased Patients in the Follow-up Cohort

From: Investigation of 95 variants identified in a genome-wide study for association with mortality after acute coronary syndrome

Characteristic Survivors
(N = 721)
Deceased
(N = 90)
Mean age in years (SD)‡ 60.5 (12.5) 69.5 (11.6)
Mean body mass index (SD) 29.4 (6.0) 28.8 (6.6)
Family history of CAD/MI (%) 374 (52.0) 40 (44.4)
Prior myocardial infarction(%)‡ 176 (24.5) 40 (44.4)
Prior revascularization (%)‡ 241 (33.5) 47 (52.2)
Congestive heart failure (%)‡ 28 (3.9) 13 (14.4)
Hypertension (%)* 423 (58.8) 63 (70.0)
Diabetes Mellitus (%)‡ 150 (20.9) 43 (47.8)
Hypercholesterolemia (%) 419 (58.3) 57 (63.3)
College graduate (%) 185 (25.9) 19 (21.6)
Smoking < 30 days ago (%)* 249 (34.7) 18 (20.0)
Alcohol frequency > 1/month (%)‡ 348 (55.8) 19 (24.4)
  1. Continuous variables are shown as mean (SD); categorical variables are number (%)