Table 1

Coronary heart disease risk factors and prevalence of myocardial infarction, angina, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease in people aged 35–64 years who did and did not have serum cholesterol measurement

  • Values are expressed as means (SEM).

  • Significance tests compare people of the same sex with and without cholesterol measured:

  • 1-150 p < 0.05,

  • 1-160 p < 0.001.