Table 1

Characteristics of cases and controls

Characteristics

Cases

n = 72

Controls

n = 120

p-value


Age

20.3 ± 1.6

18.9 ± 0.5

0.0005

Height

177.1 ± 6.0

179.6 ± 6.2

0.006

Weight

68.9 ± 9.6

77.3 ± 13.1

0.0005

BMI

22.0 ± 2.9

23.9 ± 3.5

0.0005

Smoking (N and % smokers)

29 (42.0%)

67 (56.8%)

0.069


Data are presented as mean ± SD

Korvala et al. BMC Genetics 2010 11:95   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-11-95

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