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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Clinical characteristics according to the normal and high PP

N (%), M±SD, (N=1,515)

Variables Category Normal PP (N=1,031) High PP (N=484) P
Age (years) 59.26±12.21 69.26±8.90 <0.001
Gender Women 496 (48.1) 283 (41.5) <0.001
Drinking Current drinker 568 (55.1) 176 (36.4) <0.001
Smoking Current smoker 276 (26.8) 122 (25.2) 0.001
Exercising Regular exerciser 85 (8.2) 28 (5.8) 0.089
BMI (kg/m2) 25.52±3.45 24.53±3.41 <0.001
WC (cm) 87.95±3.44 85.74±8.87 <0.001
SBP (mmHg) 127.76±13.32 148.97±14.62 <0.001
DBP (mmHg) 82.27±11.63 76.33±12.08 <0.001
PP (mmHg) 45.49±8.87 72.63±10.72 <0.001
AST (U/L) 25.56±11.95 24.93±12.69 0.352
ALT (U/L) 25.39±18.63 20.88±13.04 <0.001
AST/ALT ratio 1.17±0.43 1.52±4.60 0.014
TC (mg/dL) 190.94±37.52 189.33±40.91 0.451
TG (mg/dL) 162.51±120.54 151.66±118.87 0.101
HDL-C (mg/dL) 48.40±12.39 48.82±12.81 0.541
FBG (mg/dL) 106.95±25.66 109.60±27.39 0.067

Abbreviations: See Table 1.

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