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Table 1 General characteristics of the study population

From: Coronary microvascular function is independently associated with left ventricular filling pressure in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Variables Patients (n = 67) Controls (n = 14) p
Age (years) 57 ± 12 56 ± 10 0.74
Male (%) 50 (74) 9 (64) 0.31
BMI (kg/m2) 25.8 ± 4.6 24.4 ± 3.7 0.24
SBP (mmHg) 118 ± 17 124 ± 12 0.13
DBP (mmHg) 63 ± 12 68 ± 7 0.075
HR (bpm) 68 ± 11 68 ± 8 0.94
RPP 8034 ± 1713 8558 ± 1233 0.26
Hypertension (%) 38 (57) 9 (64) 0.42
Dyslipidemia (%) 34 (51) 8 (57) 0.44
Diabetes treatment
 Diet (%) 10 (15)  
 Sulfonylurea (%) 11 (16)  
 Glinide (%) 9 (13)  
 Biguanide (%) 22 (33)  
 Thiazolidinedione (%) 9 (13)  
 α-glucosidase inhibitor (%) 23 (34)  
 Insulin (%) 34 (51)  
Other treatment
 Statin (%) 30 (45) 5 (36) 0.38
 ACE inhibitor/ARB (%) 34 (51) 5 (36) 0.23
 CCB (%) 23 (34) 7 (50) 0.21
  1. Data are presented as number (%) or mean ± SD.
  2. BMI body mass index, SBP/DBP systolic/diastolic blood pressure, HR heart rate, RPP rate pressure product, ACE inhibitor/ARB angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor/angiotensin-receptor blocker, CCB calcium channel blocker.