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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of the lowest and highest HbA1c group

From: Prognostic value of HbA1c for in-hospital and short-term mortality in patients with acute coronary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Baseline characterizationLowestHighestTotal number
LowestHighest
Male (%), studies = 1971.69%73.45%45,35410,909
Age (year), studies = 1961.2560262.0331945,35410,909
Smoker (%), studies = 1542.25%39.54%43,2779681
BMI (kg/m2), studies = 1125.8793526.00163283301
BMI > 30 kg/m2 (%), studies = 221.15%22.22%5263
Previous MI (%), studies = 1116.73%15.57%39,3078737
Hypertension (%), studies = 1538.52%43.27%91574708
Heart failure (%), studies = 35.24%5.79%36,5656925
Cerebrovascular accident (%), studies = 64.96%5.58%37,2627281
Hyperlipidemia (%), studies = 1047.72%41.92%41,8087855
Renal insufficiency (%), studies = 326.47%25.35%774447
Antiplatelet (%), studies = 217.47%20.54%596294
Aspirin (%), studies = 234.50%33.60%35,3255952
Clopidogrel (%), studies = 27.69%8.35%35,3255952
PCI (%), studies = 68.42%10.78%30312283
CABG (%), studies = 42.43%4.08%17451323
ACEI/ARB (%), studies = 427.97%34.02%36,0136276
Lipid lowering drugs (%), studies = 427.76%25.24%36,0136276
Beta-blocker (%), studies = 326.39%27.11%35,9016194
Creatinine (mg/dl), studies = 41.259,4181.10572313881839
eGFR (mg/dl/1.73 m2), studies = 587.0047868.1618355071654
Admission plasma glucose, studies = 117.845369.46197948314171
Killip ≥ 3 (%), studies = 311.75%14.33%10811584
Killip ≥ 2 (%), studies = 89.88%16.68%57821915
  1. BMI body mass index, MI myocardial infarction, PCI percutaneous coronary intervention, CABG coronary artery bypass grafting, ACEI angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, ARB angiotensin receptor blocker, eGFR estimated glomerular filtration rate