Table 2: Frequency of cardiovascular risk factors and use of prescription medication in men and women.

Men ( ,292)Women ( ,741)
N%N%

Current smoker136316.485618.1
Past smoker201524.391319.3
Hypertension185322.364213.5
Dyslipidemia226927.488418.6
Family history of CHD116214.080116.9

Aspirin3684.4921.9
Beta blockers2523.01533.2
Calcium channel blockers1511.8551.2
ACE inhibitors2332.8761.6
ARBs530.6180.4
Statins6177.42846.1
Fibrates801.0230.5
Oral contraceptives68414.4
Hormonal replacement therapy3818.0

CHD: Coronary heart disease; ACE: Angiotensin converting enzyme; ARB: Angiotensin II receptor blocker.