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Table 1 Study population characteristics

From: Clusterin/Apolipoprotein J immunolocalization on carotid artery is affected by TNF-alpha, cigarette smoking and anti-platelet treatment

Study population characteristics n = 42
Age (years) 65.9 ± 7.7
Male gender (%) 76.2
BMI (kg/m2) 27.8 ± 4.1
Clinical symptomatology (%) 50.0
CAD (%) 30.0
Smoking (%) 71.4
Hypertension (%) 83.3
Type II diabetes mellitus (%) 31.0
β-Blockers (%) 32.5
ACE inhibitors (%) 37.5
CaCB (%) 45.0
Diuretics (%) 15.0
Clopidogrel (%) 50.0
ASA (%) 45.0
Antidiabetics (%) 25.0
Insulin (%) 5.0
Statins (%) 38.1
  1. Values of age and BMI are expressed as mean ± SD. BMI, body mass index; CAD, coronary artery disease; ACE, angiotensin converting enzyme; CaCB, calcium channel blockers; ASA, acetyl salicylic acid.