Table 2

Patient Characteristics

CharacteristicValue
Age (yrs)67.9 ± 9.7
Body mass index (kg/m2)28.7 ± 3.6
Diabetes12 (57)
Statin use20 (95)
Smoking history15 (71)
Smoking within 90 days4 (19)
Hyperlipidemia19 (90)
CAD16 (76)
Transient ischemic attack9 (43)

Values are mean ± SD or n (%).

  • Patients were considered to have a history of coronary artery disease (CAD) if they had a history of myocardial infarction, percutaneous coronary intervention, or coronary artery bypass graft.