Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

The Effect of External Apple Vinegar Application on Varicosity Symptoms, Pain, and Social Appearance Anxiety: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Table 2

The distribution of patients according to clinic characteristics ().

CharacteristicsApplication groupControl group
()()
%%

Hypertension
 Yes922.5820.03.21
 No3177.53280.0
CEAP classification
 Class 1 1435.01230.01.98
 Class 21640.01537.5
 Class 3 1025.01332.5
BMI (kg/m2)
18.5410.025.01.22
 18.5–24.9922.51127.5
 25–29.91640.01332.5
 30–34.91025.01127.5
 35–39.912.525.0
40012.5
DM
 Yes615.0410.02.77
 No3485.03690.0

CEAP: C: clinical presentation, E: etiologic factors, A: anatomical distribution, and P: pathophysiological conditions; DM: diabetes mellitus; HT: hypertension; BMI: body mass index.