Table 1

Characteristics of the study population (n = 189)
Characteristics
Age, years 47 ± 13
Male gender, n (%) 117 (61.9)
Epworth sleepiness scale 10 ± 6
Hypertension (≥140/90 mmHg), n (%) 51 (26.9)
Body mass index (kg/m2) 35.0 ± 25.1
Normal (18.5 – 24.9), n (%) 30 (15.9)
Overweight (25 – 29.9), n (%) 56 (29.6)
Obese (≥30), n (%) 103 (54.5)

Bouloukaki et al.

Bouloukaki et al. BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2013 13:6   doi:10.1186/1471-2466-13-6

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