Table 2

Patient characteristics at base line

Q wave AMI (n=306) p Value Non-Q wave AMI (n=527) p Value Myocardial ischaemia (n=1274)
Age (years)
 Mean (SD)68 (11)0.00371 (12)< 0.000168 (13)
 Range35–9424–10119–100
Sex (%)
 Women32.432.8< 0.000144.6
 Men67.667.255.4
History (%)
 Myocardial infarction (9)1-150 10.9< 0.000130.729.4
 Angina pectoris (14)34.80.00246.0< 0.000157.8
 Diabetes mellitus (10) 7.90.01313.811.4
 Hypertension (6)28.80.01837.132.8
 Congestive heart failure (5) 5.6< 0.000122.324.7
 Smoking (107)43.00.02634.730.9
  • 1-150 The number of patients with missing information is shown in parentheses. AMI, acute myocardial infarction.