Skip to main content

Table 2 Demographics of the study population in the CAD and CAD-free groups

From: Gene sequence variations of the platelet P2Y12 receptor are associated with coronary artery disease

  CAD = 991 CAD-free = 387 p-value
Age (yr) 61.38 ± 9.81 58.78 ± 12.3 < 0.001
Males 79.8% 65% < 0.001
Body Mass Index (kg/m2) 26.74 ± 3.54 25.35 ± 3.45 < 0.001
Glucose (mmol/l) 5.84 ± 1.6 5.51 ± 0.93 < 0.001
Total cholesterol (mmol/l) 5.56 ± 1.17 5.44 ± 1.11 n.s.
HDL (mmol/l) 1.19 ± 0.31 1.42 ± 0.42 < 0.001
LDL (mmol/l) 3.73 ± 0.99 3.52 ± 0.93 < 0.01
Triglycerides (mmol/dl) 1.92 ± 1.05 1.48 ± 0.68 < 0.001
Diabetes Mellitus 20.1% 7.2% < 0.001
Hypertension 65.4% 40.4% < 0.001
Current smokers 65.6% 41.1% < 0.001