Abstract 41 Table 1 Baseline characteristics of patients

Heart Failure (n=133)Not Heart Failure (n=102)p-value
Mean Age±SD (Years) 79±10 80±9 0.37
Mean NT pro-BNP±SD (pg/mL) 3749±4343 1542±2034 <00 001
Male (%) 71 (53) 45 (44) 0.15
Atrial Fibrillation (AF ) (%) 79 (59) 47 (46) 0.04
Hypertension (%) 93 (70) 65 (64) 0.32
Diabetes (%) 35 (26) 13 (13) 0.01