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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

General characteristics of research subjects (N=4,100)

  Total Men (n=1808) Women (n=2292) P-value*
Age 72.6±5.0 72.5±4.9 72.8±5.1 0.054
Weight (kg) 60.5±9.8 65.3±9.1 56.8±8.6 <0.001
Height (cm) 158.0±8.9 165.6±5.7 151.9±5.8 <0.001
BMI (kg/m2) 24.2±3.2 23.8±2.9 24.6±3.3 <0.001
WC (cm) 85.4±9.0 86.9±8.7 84.3±9.1 <0.001
SBP (mmHg) 128.9±17.5 126.7±16.7 130.6±17.9 <0.001
DBP (mmHg) 72.5±9.9 72.2±9.8 72.8±9.9 0.066
PP (mmHg) 56.3±15.2 54.5±14.5 57.8±15.6 <0.001
High PP (PP≥60) 1561 (38.1) 601 (33.2) 960 (41.9) <0.001
FBG (mg/dL) 108.0±26.6 109.8±28.4 106.6±25.0 <0.001
TC (mg/dL) 184.5±39.7 178.0±37.9 189.6±40.4 <0.001
HDL-C (mg/dL) 48.1±11.9 46.1±11.7 49.7±11.7 <0.001
LDL-C (mg/dL) 109.5±36.4 105.0±34.5 113.1±37.5 <0.001
TG (mg/dL) 134.2±83.1 134.5±80.5 134.0±85.1 0.865
Current smoking 377 (9.2) 327 (18.1) 50 (2.2) <0.001
Alcohol (yes) 1,451 (35.4) 1,039 (57.5) 412 (18.0) <0.001
HTN (yes)§ 2,603 (63.5) 1,072 (59.3) 1,531 (66.8) <0.001
DM (yes)§ 1,078 (26.3) 503 (27.8) 575 (25.1) 0.048
Dyslipidemia (yes)§ 1,390 (33.9) 446 (24.7) 944 (41.2) <0.001
CHD (yes)§ 331 (8.1) 183 (10.1) 148 (6.5) <0.001

Data are expressed as mean±standard deviation or n (%).

BMI, body mass index; WC, waist circumference; SBP, systolic blood pressure; DBP, diastolic blood pressure; PP, pulse pressure; FBG, fasting blood glucose; TC, total cholesterol; HDL-C, high density lipoprotein-cholesterol; LDL-C, low density lipoprotein-cholesterol; TG, triglycerides; HTN, hypertension; DM, diabetes mellitus; CHD, coronary heart disease.

*P-value were obtained by chi-square test (continuous variable) and independent t-test (categorial variable). Current smokers were classified as smoking group. Participants who consumed at least one glass of alcohol every month over the last year were classified as alcohol consumption group. §Comorbidities were defined as those who were currently diagnosed by doctor.

Korean J Clin Geri 2021;22:86-92 https://doi.org/10.15656/kjcg.2021.22.2.86
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