Table 1 Baseline characteristics of participants

From: Case-control study on the association between the GATA2 gene and premature myocardial infarction in the Iranian populationFall-Kontroll-Studie zur Assoziation zwischen GATA2-Gen und frühzeitigem Myokardinfarkt in der iranischen Bevölkerung

Characteristic Premature MI cases
N = 99
Controls
N = 94
Malea (%) 67 (67.7) 64 (68.1)
Ageb,c (years) 41.33 ± 4.8 41.82 ± 6.2
Hypertensiona (%) 25 (25.3) 7 (7.4)
Hyperlipidemiaa (%) 23 (23.2) 11 (11.7)
Type 2 diabetes mellitusa (%) 25 (25.3) 10 (10.6)
Smoking behaviora (%) 21 (21.2) 23 (25.5)
Family history of CADa (%) 69 (69.7) 8 (8.5)
Lipid profile (mg/dl) TGb 140.73 ± 69.9 140.74 ± 101.8
Total Cb 171.42 ± 46.5 159.19 ± 51
HDLb 41.7 ± 10.41 38.28 ± 24.03
LDLb 100.35 ± 39.95 91.75 ± 39.33
  1. MI myocardial infarction, CAD coronary artery disease, TG triglyceride, Total C total cholesterol, HDL high-density lipoprotein, LDL low-density lipoprotein
  2. aReported as N (%)
  3. bReported as mean ± SD
  4. cAge at diagnosis is considered for cases, and age at recruitment is considered for controls