Mediators of Inflammation / 2013 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Interleukin-16 Polymorphism Is Associated with an Increased Risk of Ischemic Stroke

Table 1

Characteristics of study subjects.

Variables IS ( )Controls ( )P value

Age (years, mean ± SD)57.2 ± 11.8 55.4 ± 11.70.12
Gender (%)
 Male 122 (61.6)155 (65.7)0.38
 Female76 (38.4)81 (34.3)
Hypertension (%)119 (60.1)22 (9.3)<0.001
Diabetes mellitus (%)40 (20.2)8 (3.4)<0.001
Hypercholesterolemia (%)27 (13.6)26 (11.0)0.41
Hypertriglyceridemia (%)56 (28.3)61 (25.8)0.57

IS: ischemia stroke; SD: standard deviation.

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