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Table 1 Characteristics of 9341 patients meeting inclusion criteria

From: What does my patient's coronary artery calcium score mean? Combining information from the coronary artery calcium score with information from conventional risk factors to estimate coronary heart disease risk

Characteristic N (%) or mean ± SD
Age (years) 54 ± 10 years
Women 3782 (40%)
Hypertension* 4069 (44%)
High cholesterol* 5847 (63%)
Diabetes mellitus* 807 (9%)
Smoking† 3679 (39%)
Framingham 10-year risk estimate  
   - range 1.0% – 74%
   - median, 25%–75% 11%, 7.0% – 15%
  1. * – Per self report. Patients were asked whether they were under medical treatment for "X".
  2. † – Current, or quit within the past six months
  3. SD – Standard deviation