Table 2

Characteristics of the study population (N = 3214)

Characteristic

Value


Age, mean in years (SD)

67.1 (12.6)


Women, n (%)

1767 (55.0)


Duration of diabetes, mean in years (SD)

6.0 (5.6)



Registered diagnosis of hypertension, n (%)

984 (31.0)


Registered diagnosis of overweight or obesity, n (%)

213 (6.6)


Registered diagnosis of IHD or MI, n (%)

367 (11)


Registered systolic blood pressure, n (%)

2566 (79.8)


Registered Body Mass Index, n (%)

2106 (65.5)



Systolic blood pressure ≥140 mmHg, n (%)

1749 (54.4)


Body Mass Index ≥25, n (%)

1767 (55.0)


IHD: Ischaemic heart disease

MI: Myocardial infarction

Martirosyan et al. BMC Health Services Research 2010 10:137   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-10-137

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