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Table 2 Difference in Demographic Data and Co-morbidities Between Men and Women

From: Women with coronary artery disease report worse health-related quality of life outcomes compared to men

Variables Men (N = 2523) Women (N = 720) P value
Age Category (% per Quintile)    
   18–52 years 13.2% 11.1%  
   53–59 years 19.4% 14.2%  
   60–65 years 22.3% 16.0% <0.001
   66–72 years 23.2% 18.3%  
   >72 years 21.9% 35.1%  
Pulmonary disease 6.9% 7.1% 0.833
Cerebrovascular Disease 4.3% 6.7% 0.010
Renal Disease    
   Creatinine >200 mg. 1.0% 0.8%  
   Creatinine >200 mg./Dialysis 1.0% 1.3% 0.749
Congestive Heart Failure 9.6% 13.8% 0.001
Hypertension 51.1% 62.6% <0.001
Hyperlipidemia 47.7% 48.8% 0.626
Liver/Gastrointestinal Disease 2.7% 3.9% 0.083
Malignancy 3.3% 3.3% 0.954
Prior Myocardial Infarction 43.7% 41.5% 0.295
Peripheral Vascular Disease 7.4% 7.9% 0.651
Diabetes Mellitus 16.8% 22.2% 0.001
Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction    
   >50% 56.6% 63.1%  
   <30% 4.6% 3.5%  
   30–50% 25.9% 20.0% 0.003
   V-gram not done due to instability 2.9% 2.1%  
   Missing 10.0% 11.4%  
Coronary Anatomy    
   2 Vessel Disease 34.6% 43.3%  
   3 Vessel Disease 51.2% 41.9% <0.001
   Left Main Disease 12.7% 12.5%  
   Missing 1.5% 2.2%  
Treatment within 1st year following Index catheterization    
   Medical Management 25.5% 30.8%  
   CABG 40.5% 31.8% <0.001
   PCI with Stent 24.0% 26.3%  
   PCI without Stent 9.9% 11.1%  
Indication for catheterization    
   Stable Angina 40.8% 33.9%  
   Myocardial Infarction 23.1% 23.8% <0.001
   Unstable Angina 27.4% 34.4%  
   Other 8.6% 9.9%