Table 1: Selected characteristics of the subjects.

Mean (SD)%MedianRange

Gender
 14 men
 22 women
Age49.7 (6.5) years
Education level15.0 (2.6) years
Caucasian42
Hispanic39
African American11
Other6
Asian3
BMI (kg/m2)29.7 (5.6)29.2921–56
CRP (mg/L)2.72 (2.8)1.32.0006–9.53
Hypertension30.5125/75104/61–183/98
High LDL55.510842–236
Hyperglycemia13.99780–276
Smokers5.6