TABLE 3

Demographics and biological data of group 2

Diabetic subjectsNondiabetic subjectsP
n6060
Age (years)65 ± 1062 ± 110.10
Male38 (63)46 (77)0.16
Risk factors
    Cigarette smoking4 (7)8 (13)0.36
    Hyperlipemia30 (50)38 (63)0.19
    Hypertension33 (55)30 (50)0.72
Treatment
    β-Blockers34 (57)38 (63)0.58
    Nitrates33 (55)35 (59)0.71
    ACE inhibitors25 (42)18 (30)0.25
    Statins36 (60)37 (62)1.00
    Calcium blockers23 (39)24 (40)1.00
Biological markers
    Hematocrit (%)49 ± 4.541.2 ± 3.70.24
    Platelet count (109/ml)213.1 ± 63.7208.4 ± 52.70.67
    Mean platelet volume (fl)9.2 ± 1.19.3 ± 0.90.56
  • Data are means ± SD or n (%).