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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the four studied groups

From: Association of SNP3 polymorphism in the apolipoprotein A-V gene with plasma triglyceride level in Tunisian type 2 diabetes

  Diabetes- CAD- Diabetes+ CAD- Diabetes+ CAD+ Diabetes- CAD+ Diabetes vs non Diabetes CAD vs non CAD
Number 99 78 74 57   
Sex (% of men) 50.5 49.4 75.4 84.2 ns < 0.001
Age (years) 52.9 ± 8.7 51.5 ± 7.3 55.7 ± 6.8 59.0 ± 6.8 ns < 0.001
BMI (Kg/m2) 27.6 ± 4.0 28.8 ± 4.6 28.1 ± 3.8 26.6 ± 4.8 0.029 ns
Smokers (%) 42 53 86 80 0.003 < 0.001
SBP (mmHg) 12.5 ± 1.3 13.2 ± 1.4 13.0 ± 1.8 12.4 ± 2.1 0.001 ns
DBP (mmHg) 7.5 ± 0.7 7.8 ± 0.9 7.6 ± 1.0 7.1 ± 1.1 0.006 0.018
WHR 0.82 ± 0.09 0.92 ± 0.07 0.95 ± 0.07 0.92 ± 0.06 ns 0.016
Glucose (mmol/l) 5.2 ± 0.4 10.4 ± 3.4 11.7 ± 3.5 6.8 ± 3.6 < 0.001 < 0.001
HbA1c (%) 4.5 ± 0.9 10.4 ± 3.4 9.4 ± 2.4 11.3 ± 4.1 0.009 < 0.001
Diabetes duration (years)   6.8 ± 5.2 7.9 ± 6.1    
Lipid lowering drug use (%) 11.1 0 16.2 70.2   
  1. SBP : systolic blood pressure
  2. DBP : diastolic blood pressure