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Table 1 The prevalence of conventional risk factors in patients with myocardial infarction and unstable angina. * indicates that the difference between patients with UA (unstable angina) and MI (myocardial infarctions) is significant.

From: Prevalence of diabetes and other cardiovascular risk factors in an Iranian population with acute coronary syndrome

  Patients with UA Patients with MI All patients
DM* 98(25.2) 56(44.6) 154(30%)
Hypertension+ 347(89.2) 120(96) 467(90.9)
Smoking* 150(38.6) 66(52.8) 216(42)
History of previous ACS 51(13.3) 17(13.6) 68(13.3)
Hypertriglyceridemia 200(51.4) 52(41.6) 252(49)
Hypercholesterolemia 157(40.4) 58(46.4) 215(41.8)
High LDL 123(64.1) 34(63) 157(63.8)
Low HDL 150(78.1) 33(61.1) 183(74.4)
total 389(75.7) 125(24.3) 514