Table 2

Frequency of cardiovascular risk factors in the whole study group (N = 4979)
Risk factor n (%) ND (n)
Pharmacologically treated hypertension 2941 -
(59.1%)
Previus myocardial infarct 554 156
(11.5%) (3.1%)
Previous stroke 426 27
(8.6%) (0.5%)
History of atrial fibrilation 875 302
(18.7%) (6.1%)
Coronary heart disease (without myocardial infarct) 696 173
(14.9%) (3.5%)
Congestive heart failure 531 184
(11.1%) (3.7%)
Pharmacologically treated diabetes 1006 982
(25.2%) (19.7%)
Pharmacologically treated dyslipidaemia 1258 -
(25.3%)
Current smoker 449 21
(9.1%) (0.4%)
Overweight/obesity 3337 355
(BMI ≥ 25 kg/m2) (72.2%) (7.1%)

ND – not documented.

Labuz-Roszak et al.

Labuz-Roszak et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2012 12:98   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-12-98

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