Table 2

Clinical Characteristics (N = 657)

Age, yrs68 (61–75)
Male76.6%
Diabetes34.1%
Hypertension76.1%
Family history of coronary artery disease51.9%
Hyperlipidemia90.9%
History of smoking48.9%
History of PVD/CVD41.2%
Creatinine (μmol/l)83 ± 50
Prior MI45.2%
LVEF62.0 (50–70)
BMI >30 kg/m235.2%
Chest pain74.4%
Dyspnoea57.1%

Values are median (25th to 75th percentile), %, or mean ± SD. Symptoms were not recorded in 29% of individuals; percentages represent the frequency of symptoms in those with available data.

BMI = body mass index; CVD = cerebrovascular disease; LVEF = left ventricular ejection fraction; MI = myocardial infarction; PVD = peripheral vascular disease.