Table 1

Characteristics of the study population

Mean age

53.6 years (range 22 to 99)


Male

431 (61%)

Known coronary heart disease

150 (21%)

Diabetes

48 (7%)

Hypertension

181 (26%)

Hyperlipidaemia

114 (16%)

Smoker

215 (35%)


Goodacre et al. BMC Emergency Medicine 2005 5:6   doi:10.1186/1471-227X-5-6

Open Data