International Journal of Hypertension / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

The Relationship between Multiple Health Behaviours and Brachial Artery Reactivity

Table 2

Participant characteristics.

Variable ± SD or % ( )Data missing (%)

Age (yrs) 1%
Sex (% women)25% (83)0%
Endothelial dysfunction (RUR < 3.55)44% (145)0%
Average # drinks/week 8%
Waist circumference (cm) 3%
Leisure-time physical activity (MET-hrs/week) 1%
Lifetime smoking (pack years) 9%
Smoking statusCurrent: 11% (37)
Previous: 57% (188)
Never: 31% (102)
0%
Statin use49% (157)3%
Ace inhibitor use26% (82)3%
Cardiovascular disease41% (133)0%
Diabetes16% (38)0%
Hypercholesterolemia62% (198)2%
Hypertension60% (196)0%

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