Table 2

Risk factors and medication tabulated by sex
Cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors Women (n = 254) Men (n = 58) p
Current smoking 20.9 25.9 0.406
Body mass index > 25 65.4 81.0 0.021
Family history of cardiovascular disease 28.0 20.7 0.259
Impaired fasting glucose or diabetes 9.4 12.5 0.491
Hypertension treatment 11.0 5.2 0.179
Lipid lowering treatment 3.1 6.9 0.189
Hypertension 13.4 24.1 0.041
Dyslipidemia 31.1 67.9 <0.0001

Values are percentages, p-value for chi-square test.

Konttinen et al.

Konttinen et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2013 13:83   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-13-83

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