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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for concepts and indicators in the model (N = 227)

From: Modeling lifetime abuse and cardiovascular disease risk among women

Concepts & indicators Mean (SD); Range
Age
 Age in Years 39.4 (9.8); 19.0–63.0
Child Abuse
 Childhood Trauma Questionnaire 35.6 (16.0); 15.0–75.0
Partner Abuse
 Index of Spouse Abuse Questionnaire 53.0 (19.4); 18.2–100.0
Adult Sexual Assault
 Adult Sexual Assault Question: %(n) 38.8% (n = 88)
Depressive Symptoms
 CES-D score Time 1 24.2 (13.0); 1.0–54.7
 CES-D score Time 2 21.6 (13.5); 0.0–51.0
 CES-D score Time 3 19.1 (13.1); 0.0–53.0
 CES-D score Time 4 18.4 (13.0); 0.0–60.0
 CES-D score Time 5 18.5 (13.0); 0.0–55.0
Smoking History
 Smoking Behavior: %(n)
  - Never smoked 33.0% (n = 75)
  - Past smoker 30.0% (n = 68)
  - Current smoker 37.0% (n = 84)
Body Weight
 Body Mass Index 27.8 (6.7); 15.0–50.4
 BMI Categoriesa: %(n)
  Underweight 2.2% (n = 5)
  Average weight 39.2% (n = 89)
  Overweight 26.9% (n = 61)
  Obese 31.7% (n = 72)
 Waist Circumference 34.8 (6.5); 20.0–56.0
CVD Risk
 Systolic Blood Pressure 118.9 (15.5); 83.0–185.0
 Diastolic Blood Pressure 74.3 (9.5); 49.0–113.0
 Blood Pressure Categoriesb: %(n)
  Normal 50.2% (n = 114)
  Prehypertension 39.2% (n = 89)
  Hypertension 10.6% (n = 24)
  1. CES-D Center for Epidemiologic Studies of Depression Scale
  2. aHeart and Stroke Foundation BMI Categories
  3. bJNC VII Blood Pressure Categories