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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Measurement of coronary calcium scores or exercise testing as initial screening tool in asymptomatic subjects with ST-T changes on the resting ECG: an evaluation study

Characteristics n = 153
Age, mean (SD), y 56 (9)
Male gender, No. (%) 88 (58)
Blood pressure, mean (SD), mm Hg  
   Systolic 133 (23)
   Diastolic 76 (10)
Hypertension, No. (%) 75 (49)
Current smoking, No. (%) 30 (20)
Diabetes, No. (%) 15 (10)
History of Cerebrovascular accident, No. (%) 3 (2)
History of Peripheral Arterial Disease, No. (%) 2 (1)
History of Valvular Heart Disease, No. (%) 0 (0)
Total cholesterol, mean (SD), mmol/L 5.5 (1.1)
Albuminuria, median (interquartile range), mg/24 h 8.7 (5.9–17.3)
Medication, No. (%)  
   Lipidlowering 29 (19)
   Antihypertensive medication 62 (41)
Diuretics 37 (24)
Betablockers 24 (16)
ACE/AII blockers 30 (20)
Calciumantagonists 8 (5)
   Aspirin 13 (9)
   Antidiabetic treatment 15 (10)
Left ventricular hypertrophy criteria, No. (%) 11 (7)
  1. Abbreviations: HDL, high density lipoprotein
  2. SI conversion factor: to convert mmol/L to mg/dL, divide values for total cholesterol and HDL cholesterol by 0.0259 and divide values for triglycerides by 0.0113.