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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of all admitted patients and patients with psoriasis

From: Psoriasis as risk factor for non-ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy: a population-based cross-sectional study

  All admissions Admissions with psoriasis p value
Mean (SD) or N (%) Mean (SD) or N (%)
Age (years) 57.9 (20.3) 61.2 (15.4) < 0.001
Sex    < 0.001
Male 2,554,599 (42.2) 16,388 (50)  
Female 3,496,439 (57.8) 16,416 (50)  
Race    < 0.001
White 3,924,190 (67.2) 26,032 (79.3)  
Black 891,986 (15.3) 1782 (5.4)  
Hispanic 649,121 (11.1) 2275 (6.9)  
Asian or Pacific Islander 161,026 (2.8) 668 (2)  
Native American 361,77 (0.6) 195 (0.6)  
Other 178,555 (3.1) 755 (2.3)  
Hypertension 3,342,609 (55.2) 21,505 (65.6) < 0.001
Diabetes Mellitus 1,623,171 (26.8) 10,831 (33) < 0.001
Arrhythmias 999,060 (16.5) 5706 (17.4) < 0.001
Hyperthyroidism 30,933 (0.5) 183 (0.6) 0.238
Smoking 981,827 (16.2) 6195 (18.9) < 0.001
Obesity 955,616 (15.8) 8639 (26.3) < 0.001
Alcohol abuse 1,153,177 (19.1) 10,241 (31.2) < 0.001
Cocaine abuse 84,584 (1.4) 347 (1.1) < 0.001
Long term use of corticosteroids 93,308 (1.5) 1283 (3.9) < 0.001
History of chemotherapy/immunotherapy 85,623 (1.4) 480 (1.5) 0.461
History of radiotherapy 81,775 (1.4) 493 (1.5) 0.02
Sarcoidosis 16,254 (0.3) 158 (0.5) < 0.001
Total 6,084,184 (100) 32,807 (100)