Table 3

Prevalence of high baPWV* by age group
Age (n) Male Female
<29 (229) 23.6% 10.6%
30-39 (375) 16.1% 14.2%
40-49 (475) 18.8% 25.9%
50-59 (733) 39.6% 26.6%
60-69 (556) 17.6% 38.8%
>70 (484) 11.2% 26.1%
Overall 22.3% 26.4%

* BaPWV Brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity.

Wang et al.

Wang et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2012 12:119   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-12-119

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