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Table 1 Patients characteristics

From: Macrophage accumulation within coronary arterial wall in diabetic patients with acute coronary syndrome: a study with in-vivo intravascular imaging modalities

  DM (n = 20) non-DM (n = 20) p value
Age (years) 64.2 ± 12.1 66.6 ± 15.9 0.593
Gender, male (%) 15 (75) 12 (60) 0.311
STEMI, n (%) 8 (40) 16 (80) 0.010
NSTEMI, n (%) 5 (25) 1 (5) 0.091
UAP, n (%) 7 (35) 3 (15) 0.137
Risk factor
 Hypertension, n (%) 13 (65) 10 (50) 0.337
 Dyslipidemia, n (%) 10 (50) 12 (60) 0.525
 Hyperuremia, n (%) 4 (20) 1 (5) 0.342
 Obesity, n (%) 8 (40) 4 (20) 0.168
 Smoker, n (%) 11 (55) 8 (40) 0.342
 Family history, n (%) 4 (20) 2 (10) 0.661
Medication
 Aspirin, n (%) 4 (20) 1 (5) 0.342
 Calcium channel blocker, n (%) 6 (30) 7 (35) 0.736
 ACEI/ARB, n (%) 9 (45) 4 (20) 0.091
 Beta blocker, n (%) 4 (20) 0 (0) 0.106
 Diuretics, n (%) 1 (5) 1 (5) 1.000
 Statin, n (%) 5 (25) 3 (15) 0.695
 Antidiabetic drug, n (%) 11 (55) 0 (0) < 0.0001
  Sulfonylurea, n (%) 4 (20) 0 (0) 0.106
  DPP-4 inhibitor, n (%) 8 (40) 0 (0) 0.003
  Insulin, n (%) 1 (5) 0 (0) < 0.0001
Laboratory findings
 Hemoglobin (g/dl) 13.3 ± 2.2 13.0 ± 2.4 0.751
 Creatinine (mg/dl) 0.93 ± 0.45 0.75 ± 0.16 0.116
 BUN (mg/dl) 19.0 ± 11.7 14.1 ± 4.4 0.091
 eGFR (ml/min/1.73 m2) 68.7 ± 23.6 76.6 ± 23.2 0.296
 Total-C (mg/dl) 206.0 ± 50.7 206.8 ± 42.0 0.957
 HDL-C (mg/dl) 39.8 ± 8.1 45.1 ± 13.7 0.157
 LDL-C (mg/dl) 131.1 ± 44.8 132.5 ± 33.3 0.916
 TG (mg/dl) 173.6 ± 119.9 111.1 ± 70.7 0.058
 HbA1c(NGSP) (%) 8.0 ± 2.4 5.7 ± 0.2 0.001
 UA (mg/dl) 5.8 ± 1.8 5.5 ± 1.5 0.550
 hsCRP (mg/dl) 0.21 ± 0.15 0.21 ± 0.37 1.000
  1. Data were expressed as number (percentage) or mean value ± standard deviation