Table 1

Population Characteristics of Women

VariableTotal (n = 100)Event-Free (n = 77)Adverse Event (n = 23)
Black or Hispanic303030
Age, yrs57 ± 1157 ± 1058 ± 12
Hypertension666374
Dyslipidemia504973
History of smoking474361
Obesity (body mass index ≥30 kg/m2)423952
Diabetes mellitus201922
Typical angina presentation344113
Family history of premature CAD767578
Coronary artery stenosis, %19 ± 1918 ± 1921 ± 21
Left ventricular ejection fraction, %62 ± 964 ± 759 ± 12
Left ventricular ejection fraction <55%151226
Resting heart rate, beats/min68 ± 1367 ± 1271 ± 16
Hyperemic heart rate, beats/min84 ± 1383 ± 1285 ± 14
Systolic blood pressure, mm Hg137 ± 22137 ± 22138 ± 22
Diastolic blood pressure, mm Hg75 ± 1175 ± 1176 ± 10
ATP III 10-year risk of MI4.5 ± 4.24.4 ± 4.44.9 ± 3.9

Values are % or mean ± SD.

ATP = Adult Treatment Panel; CAD = coronary artery disease; MI = myocardial infarction.

  • p < 0.05 between event-free and adverse event groups.