Table 2: Study subjects’ characteristics.

 CasesControls

Age (years)<0.001
Gender (male/female, )219/166209/1530.814
Heart rate (bpm)0.849
SBP (mmHg)<0.001
DBP (mmHg)<0.001
BMI (kg/m2)0.006
Drinking (%)95 (24.7%)123 (34.0%)0.006
Smoking (%)156 (40.5%)174 (48.1%)0.039
CHOL (mmol/L)0.499
TG (mmol/L)0.006
LDL-C (mmol/L)<0.001
HDL-C (mmol/L)<0.001
FPG (mmol/L)0.035

Note: , number; SBP, systolic pressure; DBP, diastolic pressure; BMI, body mass index; TG, triglyceride; CHOL, total cholesterol; HDL-C, high density lipid cholesterol; LDL-C, low density lipid cholesterol; FPG, fasting plasma glucose.