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Table 1 Clinical and demographic characteristics of the control and CAD groups

From: The interactive role of type 2 diabetes mellitus and E-selectin S128R mutation on susceptibility to coronary heart disease

   Controls CAD
Total   854 1112
Mean age (± SD)   55.7 ± 11.8 54.2 ± 11.9
Male   238 (55.7) 767 (69.0)
Smoking   191 (44.7) 344 (30.9)
Diabetes   287 (67.2) 1019 (91.6)
Hypertension   268 (62.8) 929 (83.7)
Family history   95 (22.4) 437 (39.7)
High cholesterol   138 (32.5) 895 (80.7)
High triglycerides   67 (15.7) 780 (70.1)
  1. The table shows the important clinical features of the studied groups. The numbers in brackets give the percentages of the given values. P-value chi by square test is 0.0001 for all variables except age, which gave p-value of 0.032 using Student's t-test.