Table 1: Baseline patient characteristics.

Variablen = 225

Age, years66.8 ± 10.7
Men, n (%)179 (79.6)
Body mass index, kg/m223.9 ± 4.1
Diabetes mellitus, n (%)133 (59.1)
Hypertension, n (%)170 (75.6)
Hypercholesterolemia, n (%)151 (67.1)
Smoking, n (%)95 (42.2)
Previous myocardial infarction, n (%)54 (24.0)
Previous PCI/CABG, n (%)118 (52.4)
LVEF (%)49.9 ± 11.1
GFR, mL/min/1.73 m244.9 ± 27.6
Hemodialysis, n (%)61 (27.1)

PCI, percutaneous coronary intervention; CABG, coronary aorta bypass grafting; LVEF, left ventricular ejection fraction; GFR, glomerular filtration rate.
Data are expressed as number (percentage) or mean ± SD.