Table 1

Clinical Characteristics

YearNo. of StudiesMean Age (years)Chest Pain (%)Typical Angina (%)Smoking History (%)Hypertension (%)Hyperlipidemia (%)Diabetes (%)
WomenMenWomenMenWomenMenWomenMenWomenMenWomenMenWomenMenWomenMen
19865911260.258.975541920567044453728810
198721735062.759.9755819194367574645331514
198838166561.159.3775519163665514744391413
198962790762.361.0775619233965504646411315
19906341,00062.261.3766320233463524644361713
19918361,18363.561.4735819233757544851401316
19928261,13762.961.5735819203962534655441714
19937401,03362.961.3735821203862565053441518
19947911,05864.261.7685319203859564954481819
19957991,14462.661.7675118183860565153502017
 Mean value59185962.861.2735719203862544850431616
  • p < 0.001, women vs. men;

  • p = NS, women vs. men.