Table 1: Demographic characteristics of the study population according to ACE isoforms.

Characteristics ACE 90+ ACE 65/90/190 ACE 90P value

Gender (%)
 Men5245390.031
 Women485561
Race (%)
 White343337
 Black or Mulatto6160500.002
 Others5713
Smoking status (%)
 Yes2425270.850
 No
Diabetes mellitus (%)
 Yes13970.103
 No