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Table 1 Current smokers at index event* (n = 104) stratified by their smoking status reported median 3.5 years later

From: Factors associated with smoking cessation in patients with coronary heart disease: a cohort analysis of the German subset of EuroAspire IV survey

 TotalNon-smokers at follow-up interviewSmokers at follow-up interview 
N = 104N = 65 (62.5%)N = 39 (37.5%)P-value
Demography
 Age at index event, years59.1 ± 9.059.5 ± 9.058.5 ± 9.10.61
 Female sex16 (15.4)11 (16.9)5 (12.8)0.58
 High educational level#23 (22.1)10 (15.4)13 (33.3)0.03
Comorbidities
 Type of index event: CABG14 (13.5)10 (15.4)4 (10.3)0.46
 Diabetes (baseline)a32 (31.1)24 (37.5)8 (20.5)0.07
 Depressed mood (baseline)b25 (24.3)11 (17.2)14 (35.9)0.03
Intervention
 Cardiac rehabilitation program after index event73 (70.2)54 (83.1)19 (48.7)< 0.001
  1. Data are n (percent) or mean ± SD and p-values by asymptotic Pearson’s Chi-Squared test or independent sample t-test, as appropriate
  2. CABG coronary artery bypass graft
  3. *Index event occurred 6–36 months prior to baseline visit, and telephone-based follow-up interview occurred about 2 years after baseline visit; median observation time between index event and telephone-based follow-up interview was 3.5 years
  4. #High school completed, college/university completed, postgraduate degree
  5. a Data missing for 1 participant
  6. b Data missing for 1 participant