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Table 2 Characteristics [mean, (SD) or n (%)] of the overall study population

From: Women and ethnoracial minorities with poor cardiovascular health measures associated with a higher risk of developing mood disorder

Patients demographics and CVH measures Total patients Patients with MDS Patients with no MDS P-value
Number of patients 17,630 8761 8869  
Demographics
Age (years), Mean (SD) 40 (23) 42 (19) 38 (26)  < 0.001
Race n (%)
 White 8822 (50.0) 4458 (50.9) 4364 (49.2) 0.03
 Black 1049 (6.0) 357 (4.1) 692 (7.8)  < 0.001
 Other 1543 (8.8) 621 (7.1) 922 (10.4)  < 0.001
 Unknown 6264 (35.5) 3355 (38.3) 2909 (32.8)  < 0.001
Gender n (%)
 Female 10,737 (60.9) 5971 (68.2) 4766 (53.8)  < 0.001
 Male 6888 (39.1) 2789 (31.8) 4099 (46.2)  < 0.001
 Other 5 (0) 1 (0.0) 4 (0.0)  
CVH measures Mean (SD)
A1C (%) 7.2 (1.9) 7.3 (1.9) 7.1 (1.8) 0.12
LDL (mg/dL) 107.5 (36.3) 111.5 (36.7) 104.2 (35.6) 0.033
BMI (kg/m2) 29.4 (9.3) 31.6 (9.3) 27.6 (8.9)  < 0.001
BPS (mmHg) 123 (19) 124 (18) 122 (20)  < 0.001
BPD (mmHg) 74 (15) 76 (12) 72 (17)  < 0.001
Smoking n (%) 4390 (24.9) 2906 (36.9) 1484 (16.7)  < 0.001
Overweight and obese 7451 (42.3) 3467 (81.3) 3984 (68.5)  < 0.001
Hypertension 7985 (45.3) 4222 (48.2) 3763 (42.4)  < 0.001