Table 1

Patient demographics at enrollment (n = 19)

Characteristic

Number (%)


Age, mean (range)

53 (39-64)

Gender

Men

19 (100)

Race

African-American

3 (16)

Hispanic

6 (32)

White

9 (47)

Mixed/Other

1 (5)

Substance Abuse

18 (95)

Homeless/Marginally Housed

17 (89)

Chronic Medical Conditions

Hypertension

9 (47)

COPD/Asthma

7 (37)

Hepatitis B/C

7 (37)

Seizure Disorder

5 (26)

Coronary Artery Disease/Myocardial Infarction

4 (21)

Diabetes Mellitus

4 (21)

Skin Conditions (psoriasis, vitiligo, rash)

4 (21)

Deep Venous Thrombosis/Pulmonary Embolus

4 (21)

Gastritis/PUD/Esophagitis

3 (16)

Cirrhosis

2 (11)

Chronic Pancreatitis

2 (11)

Atrial Fibrillation

2 (11)

Hyperlipidemia

2 (11)

Lower Extremity Ulcers

2 (11)

Cancer

2 (11)


Raven et al. BMC Health Services Research 2011 11:270   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-11-270

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