Table 3

Baseline prevalence, incidence, and cumulative prevalence of cardiovascular comorbid conditions

    Comorbidities

Total Cases

Cumulative Prevalence

Baseline Prevalence At or Before Initial Diabetes Diagnosis

Incident Cases After Diabetes Diagnosis

Incidence Rate


    N

    %

    N

    %

    N

% of those

    at risk

per 100

    Person-Years


Heart Disease

2,693

26.7%

1,495

14.8%

1,198

13.9%

5.36

Congestive Heart Failure

912

9.0%

417

4.1%

495

5.1%

1.85

Myocardial Infarction

270

2.7%

104

1.0%

166

1.7%

0.59

Cerebrovascular Disease

588

5.8%

294

2.9%

294

3.0%

1.07

Hypertension

7,804

77.3%

5,226

51.8%

2,578

52.9%

26.46


Robbins et al. BMC Public Health 2005 5:15   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-5-15

Open Data