Table 2undefined

Five risk factors unique to or more prevalent in women

RR CVD (95% CI)RR CVD mortality (95% CI)RR all-cause mortality (95% CI)
Pre-eclampsia20 CHD: 2.11 (1.6 to 2.77)
Stroke: 1.71 (1.38 to 2.11)
2.2 (1.83 to 2.66)
Gestational diabetes22 1.74* (1.68 to 1.81)
PCOS26 1.3 (1.09 to 1.56)
Early menopause30 CHD: 1.5 (1.28 to 1.76)
Stroke: 1.23 (0.98 to 1.53)
1.19 (1.08 to 1.31)1.12 (1.03 to 1.21)
Systemic CTD36 1.31* (1.15 to 1.49)1.3* (1.17 to 1.44)
  • *HR.

  • CTD, connective tissue disease; CVD, cardiovascular disease; PCOS, polycystic ovary syndrome; RR, risk ratio.