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Table 1 Baseline clinical characteristics of study population

From: Significance of red cell distribution width measurement for the patients with isolated coronary artery ectasia

Variables CAE group CAD group Control group p value
(n = 113) (n = 144) (n = 157)
Age (years) 48±10 57±18 54±13 0.036
Sex (F/M) 97/16 110/34 121/36 0.044
BMI (kg/m2) 24±4 24±3 24±4 0.748
Family history of CAD, n (%) 16 (14) 31 (22) 30 (19) 0.270
Current smoker, n (%) 48 (43) 32 (22) 15 (10) 0.041
Hypertension, n (%) 34 (31) 39 (27) 31 (20) 0.035
Hyperlipidemia, n (%) 31 (27) 40 (28) 53 (34) 0.509
Diabetes, n (%) 13 (12) 22 (15) 20 (13) 0.713
LVEF (%) 58±6 61±8 60±7 0.824
Medications on admission     
 Aspirin, n (%) 52 (46) 60 (42) 58 (37) 0.192
 β-blocke, n (%) 25 (22) 30 (21) 29 (19) 0.307
 ACEI/ARB, n (%) 22 (20) 33 (23) 27 (17) 0.316
 Statin, n (%) 17 (15) 22 (16) 19 (12) 0.818
 CCB, n (%) 9 (8) 14 (10) 14 (9) 0.934
  1. Data are presented as frequencies (percentages) for categorical variables and means±SD. CAE = coronary artery ectasia; CAD = coronary artery disease; BMI = body mass index; CAD = family history of CAD; LVEF = left ventricular ejection fraction; ACEI/ARB = angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibito/angiotensin receptor blocker; CCB = calcium channel blocker.