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Table 1 General clinical and echocardiographic characteristics of the subjects

From: HDL-C to hsCRP ratio is associated with left ventricular diastolic function in absence of significant coronary atherosclerosis

Male gender (n /%)84/41.2
Age (years)60.2 ± 10.2
Current smoker (n /%)59/28.9
Hypertension (n /%)133/65.2
Diabetes mellitus (n /%)38/18.6
Obese (n /%)38/18.6
Hypercholesterolemia (n /%)52/25.5
Statin use (n /%)163/79.9
Other lipid regulator use (n /%)30/14.7
ACE inhibitor use (n /%)92/45.1
β blocker use (n /%)103/50.5
Heart rate (beats/min)78.1 ± 13.4
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)141.8 ± 22.8
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)83.1 ± 15.3
Body mass index (kg/m2)25.2 ± 2.9
Fasting plasma glucose (mmol/L)5.89 ± 1.88
Hemoglobin A1C (%)6.09 ± 1.11
Total cholesterol (mmol/L)4.75 ± 1.05
Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (mmol/L)3.03 ± 0.89
High-density lipoprotein cholesterol (mmol/L)1.14 ± 0.29
Triglyceride (mmol/L)1.78 ± 1.42
Uric acid (umol/L)309.3 ± 77.4
Cystatin C (mg/L)0.83 ± 0.19
High-sensitive C-reactive protein (mg/L)1.54 ± 1.60
LA (mm)35.5 ± 3.8
LVDD (mm)47.1 ± 3.5
IVS (mm)9.3 ± 1.5
PD (mm)8.8 ± 1.1
e’ (cm/s)7.09 ± 1.97
E/e’11.24 ± 3.10
E/A0.88 ± 0.29
LVEF (%)63.87 ± 3.97
  1. Data are reported as mean ± standard deviation for continuous variables and count/percentage for categorical variables
  2. Abbreviations: ACE angiotensin converting enzyme, LA left atrium, LVDD left ventricular diastolic diameter, IVS inter-ventricular septum thickness, PD posterior wall thickness of left ventricle, e' mean mitral tissue velocity in early diastole, E mitral flow velocity in early diastole, A mitral flow velocity in late diastole, LVEF left ventricular ejection fraction