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Research Article

Danshen (Salvia miltiorrhiza) Compounds Improve the Biochemical Indices of the Patients with Coronary Heart Disease

Table 1

Baseline characters of CHD patients.

CharacteristicDanshen ()Control () values

Age (years)65.9 ± 5.767.1 ± 6.40.269
Gender, male (%)26 (41.3) 24 (38.1)  0.716
Hypertension
 Systolic blood pressure ≥ 140 mmHg or diastolic blood pressure ≥ 90 mmHg (%)48 (76.2) 50 (79.4) 0.668
 Hypercholesterolemia (>200 mg/dL) (%)21 (33.3) 22 (34.9) 0.851
 Diabetes mellitus (%)17 (27) 14 (22.2) 0.535
 BMI (kg/m2)25.2 ± 5.625.8 ± 5.40.541
 Cigarette smokers (%)31 (49.2) 29 (46) 0.721
 Chronic kidney disease (%)2 (3.2) 1 (1.6) 1.000
Clinical presentation
 Unstable angina (%)37 (58.7) 34 (54) 0.590
 Non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (%)11 (17.5) 13 (20.6) 0.650
 ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (%)12 (19) 14 (22.2) 0.660

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