TABLE 2

Clinical characteristics of CAD-positive case subjects and CAD-negative control subjects with type 2 diabetes from Boston and from Italy

BostonItaly
CADCAD+CADCAD+
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Men (%)57.9264.4441.6966.96
Age (years)65 ± 765 ± 860 ± 865 ± 8
Age at diabetes diagnosis (years)52 ± 853 ± 1049 ± 950 ± 11
Diabetes duration (years)12 ± 612 ± 911 ± 815 ± 9
BMI (kg/m2)31.8 ± 532 ± 631.3 ± 529.9 ± 5
A1C (%)7.2 ± 1.27.3 ± 1.38.5 ± 1.98.7 ± 1.9
Treatment
    Diet only7.268.9013.079.17
    Oral agents54.2746.6151.3735.37
    Insulin38.4644.4935.5655.46
Hypertension75.3183.4776.3285.09
Ever smoked40.5171.1228.8843.06
  • Data are % or means ± SD.