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Table 2 Baseline characteristics at date of chest pain clinic consultation

From: Feasibility and impact of a computerised clinical decision support system on investigation and initial management of new onset chest pain: a mixed methods study

  BEFORE OMA AFTER OMA
N = 106 N = 179
Age Mean (SD) 59.4 (11.0) 59.0 (11.6)
Sex
 Male 52 (49 %) 97 (54 %)
 Female 54 (51 %) 82 (46 %)
Risk factors:
 Smoking 43 (41 %) 59 (33 %)
 Diabetes 9 (8 %) 20 (11 %)
 Hyperlipidaemia 34(32 %) 62 (35 %)
Medications current at chest pain clinic:
 Anti-platelet 23 (22 %) 34 (19 %)
 Beta-blocker 5 (5 %) 17 (9 %)
 Statin 26 (25 %) 37 (21 %)
Typicality of chest pain:
 Typical 20 (19 %) 46 (26 %)
 Atypical 17 (16 %) 28 (16 %)
Non-cardiac 69 (65 %) 105 (59 %)