Table 1

EUROASPIRE III follow up Romania characteristics
Characteristic Male Female Total
Test Population 123 202 325
Inclusion criteria: HBP 35 67 102
Inclusion criteria: HBL 8 28 36
Inclusion criteria: HBS 2 0 2
Inclusion criteria: HBP and HBL 57 83 140
Inclusion criteria: HBP and HBS 6 9 15
Inclusion criteria: HBP and HBL and HBS 15 15 30
Age (interval) 30 - 75 27 - 78 27 - 78
Age (average) 57.983 ± 8.748 57.802 ± 8.783 57.870 ± 8.757
Work status: employee (full time or part time) 69 76 145
Work status: family worker, unemployed or undeclared 3 7 10
Work status: retired 51 119 170
Initial SCORE (interval) 1 - 26 1 - 19 1 - 26
Initial SCORE (average) 7.360 ± 6.394 3.247 ± 2.769 4.796 ± 4.906
Final SCORE (interval) 1 - 18 1 - 13 1 - 18
Final SCORE (average) 5.393 ± 3.987 2.465 ± 1.993 3.567 ± 3.232
P-value 0.00205 0.000609 0.000081
Null hypothesis (the reduction of SCORE is not statistically significant) REJECTED REJECTED REJECTED

Characteristics of patients involved in the Euroaspire III Follow Up Romania. Note that the reduction of SCORE is statistically significant at a confidence level of 99%.

Slavici et al.

Slavici et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:75   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-75

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