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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Clinical characteristics of subjects according to normal and high pulse pressure N (%), Mean±SD, (N=6,857)

Variables Normal PP (N=5,894) High PP (N=963) P
Age (years) 56.00±10.04 67.63±7.95 <0.001
Women 3,813 (64.7) 617 (64.1) 0.708
Alcohol drinker 2,718 (46.1) 331 (34.4) <0.001
Regular exerciser 1,407 (23.9) 212 (22.0) 0.208
BMI (kg/m2) 24.10±3.09 24.51±2.95 <0.001
WM (cm) 81.88±9.07 84.66±8.37 <0.001
SBP (mmHg) 116.86±13.70 144.83±13.58 <0.001
DBP (mmHg) 76.00±9.73 75.02±11.57 0.005
PP (mmHg) 40.86±8.73 69.81±9.67 <0.001
TGs (mg/dL) 133.11±92.96 145.62±101.73 <0.001
HDL-C (mg/dL) 50.98±12.01 49.50±11.83 <0.001
FBG (mg/dL) 101.12±21.87 107.71±25.06 <0.001
Predicted FVC (%) 93.81±11.58 90.28±12.82 <0.001
Predicted FEV1 (%) 93.37±12.96 92.80±15.92 0.223
FEV1/FVC (%) 78.09±7.03 75.24±8.13 <0.001
Restrictive pulmonary diseases 456 (7.7) 113 (11.7) <0.001
Obstructive pulmonary diseases 629 (10.7) 199 (20.7) <0.001

Abbreviations: See Table 1; Normal PP, PP≤60 mmHg; High PP, PP>60 mmHg.

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