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Table 1 Basic patient profile

From: Metabolic predictors of ischemic heart disease and cerebrovascular attack in elderly diabetic individuals: difference in risk by age

n = 4014 Total <65 years 65-74 years ≥75 years P1 Male Female P2
  n = 4014 n = 1267 n = 1731 n = 1016   n = 2078 n = 1936  
  Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD   Mean SD Mean SD  
Gender (% male) 51.2 53.1 49.8 49.9 * 100.0 0 -       
Age (yrs,mean/median) 67.9/70 2.0 56.5/58 7.0 70.0/70 2.7 78.8/78 3.5 - 67.0/69 10.0 69.7/70 8.7 **
Duration of DM (months) 177.9 70.0 156.3 64.5 186.1 101.2 190.7 104.3 *** 191.6 108.9 169.8 79.7 **
HbA1C (%) 7.70 0.80 7.74 1.38 7.72 1.18 7.62 1.14 0.17 7.61 1.25 7.79 1.20 **
FPG (mg/dl) 149.8 30.3 157.9 53.2 146.4 45.7 145.4 42.0 ** 150.9 48.8 146.9 44.9 0.17
SBP (mmHg) 137.3 11.7 133.1 17.3 135.3 16.8 146.0 17.5 ** 133.8 17.2 135.9 17.1 *
DBP (mmHg) 74.0 7.3 76.1 11.8 73.5 10.6 72.3 10.7 *** 74.5 11.1 73.3 10.9 *
TG (mg/dl) 138.2 53.8 159.4 156.3 128.5 82.0 128.4 73.0 *** 142.9 126.3 131.3 83.7 0.18
LDL-C (mg/dl) 118.2 21.3 121.6 33.8 117.6 32.1 115.0 29.3 * 115.0 31.8 121.2 31.4 **
HDL-C (mg/dl) 55.8 10.7 54.8 15.6 55.4 15.5 57.7 15.8 0.38 53.42 15.4 56.78 15.7 **
Non-HDL-C (mg/dl) 145.8 23.4 153.2 40.3 143.3 35.5 141.0 31.8 * 143.6 36.9 147.5 35.6 *
LDL-C/HDL-C 2.31 0.74 2.41 1.17 2.31 1.21 2.27 0.88 * 2.33 0.95 2.33 1.28 0.21
Agents for HT (%) 55.5 49.3 56.0 62.3 ** 48.5 62.0 ***
ACEI/ARB 39.7 36.9 40.4 41.9 0.65 35.8 43.4 *
CCB 41.2 32.4 43.7 52.6 0.31 36.0 46.5 *
Others 28.3 22.5 31.8 31.4 0.69 28.9 26.7 0.66
Agents for DL (%) 57.3 63.8 54.8 52.6 ** 52.1 60.1 ***
Strong statins 29.6 31.1 28.3 25.4 0.36 29.7 29.5 0.89
Classical statins 53.3 47.0 58.0 61.6 0.11 51.9 55.0 0.23
Fibrates 8.9 12.0 6.5 6.8 0.13 9.8 7.9 0.18
Others 8.2 9.9 7.2 6.2 0.10 8.6 7.6 0.22
Agents for DM (%) 86.6 76.9 91.6 90.3 ** 85.1 88.6 *
Insulin 23.9 24.4 24.6 21.7 0.42 28.0 32.4 *
Sulfonylurea 49.5 41.5 51.3 53.7 0.21 50.0 48.9 0.29
Others 26.1 34.6 21.4 24.5 0.19 26.0 22.0 *
IHD (/1000 year) 9.68 8.84 10.04 9.87 0.97 10.26 9.47 0.32
CVA (/1000 year) 6.78 4.45 7.44 7.56 0.21 7.02 5.72 0.27
  1. P1: Differences in each factor among ages. P2: Differences in each factor between genders. HbA1C:NGSP, *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01, ***P < 0.001.