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Table 1 Anthropometric and metabolic features of the whole sample and divided by people with either previous cardiovascular event, diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease (CKD)

From: The Renalase Asp37Glu polymorphism is not associated with hypertension and cardiovascular events in an urban-based prospective cohort: the Malmö Diet and cancer study

Characteristics All With previous CV event or diabetes or CKD No previous CV event or diabetes or CKD
  (n = 5696) (n = 570) (n = 5126)
Gender, male (%) 41.7 57.9 40.0
Age, years 57.47±5.94 57.21±5.93 59.75±5.51
Body mass index, kg/m 2 25.84±3.98 25.56±3.81 28.37±4.56
Systolic blood pressure, mmHg 141.18±18.95 140.40±18.75 148.21±19.34
Diastolic blood pressure, mmHg 86.94±9.45 86.63±9.38 89.78±9.60
Hypertension, % 63.3 81.9 61.2
Antihypertensive therapy, % 16.2 40.4 13.6
Obesity, % 13.6 31.3 11.6
Diabetes, % 8.6 80.5 0
Current smoking, % § 27.6 25.6 27.8
Hypercholesterolemia, % †† 49.7 51.5 49.5
eGFR <90 ml/min/1.73 m 2 , % ‡‡ 24.0 31.9 18.9
eGFR <60 ml/min/1.73 m 2 , % ‡‡ 0.7 7.7 0
Alcohol consumption, gr/day§§ 10.19±12.11 11.69±15.71 10.03±11.62
History of CV events 2.1 20.5 0
  1. CKD, chronic kidney disease evaluated as a eGFR <60 ml/min/1.73 m2.
  2. Information missing in † 7 subjects, ‡ 549 subjects, § 322 subjects, ††668 subjects, ‡‡ 873 subjects, §§726 subjects.