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Cardiovascular Diabetology

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Correction to: Type 2 diabetes-associated carotid plaque burden is increased in patients with retinopathy compared to those without retinopathy

  • Núria Alonso
  • Alicia Traveset
  • Esther Rubinat
  • Emilio Ortega
  • Nuria Alcubierre
  • Jordi Sanahuja
  • Marta Hernández
  • Angels Betriu
  • Carmen Jurjo
  • Elvira Fernández
  • Didac Mauricio
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Correction to: Cardiovasc Diabetol (2015) 14:33  https://doi.org/10.1186/s12933-015-0196-1

The author found errors in Table 1 after publication of the original article [1].

The corrected Table 1 is presented in this erratum.
Table 1

Characteristics of the study groups

 

Diabetes without retinopathy (n = 159)

Diabetic with retinopathy (n = 153)

p

Sex—men, n (%)

82 (51.6%)

76 (49.7%)

0.824

Non caucasian, n (%)

7 (4.40%)

7 (4.58%)

1.000

Age (years)

59.0 [48.5;66.0]

61.0 [54.0;68.0]

0.012

Disease duration (years)

6.00 [2.50;10.0]

11.0 [6.00;20.0]

< 0.001

Insulin treatment, n (%)

20 (12.6%)

84 (54.9%)

< 0.001

Smoking (current/past/never) (n)

32/55/71

30/44/79

0.442

Antiplatelet treatment, n (%)

47 (29.6%)

71 (46.4%)

0.003

Dyslipidaemia, n (%)

67 (42.1%)

78 (51.0%)

0.147

Hypertension, n (%)

80 (50.3%)

103 (67.3%)

0.003

Systolic BP (mmHg)

134 [123;145]

143 [133;159]

< 0.001

Diastolic BP (mmHg)

76.0 [70.5;83.0]

77.5 [68.8;85.2]

0.752

Heart rate (b/min)

75.0 [68.0;82.0]

77.0 [70.0;86.0]

0.076

Body mass index (kg/m2)

30.3 [27.4;34.0]

31.1 [28.3;35.0]

0.247

Waist (cm)

103 [96.8;111]

107 [101;114]

0.007

Haemoglobin A1c (%)

7.00 [6.50;7.90]

8.10 [7.20;9.10]

< 0.001

Total-cholesterol (mg/dL)

184 [163;206]

181 [163;204]

0.988

HDL-cholesterol (mg/dL)

47.0 [40.0;57.0]

50.5 [42.0;60.2]

0.03

LDL-cholesterol (mg/dL)

109 [90.4;130]

105 [86.5;128]

0.268

Triglycerides (mg/dL)

118 [89.5;169]

116 [83.0;168]

0.617

Creatinine (mg/dL)

0.79 [0.69;0.92]

0.79 [0.68;0.93]

0.797

Urinary albumin/creatinine ratio (mg/g)

5.80 [3.19;10.9]

12.4 [6.00;32.7]

< 0.001

Data are presented as the median values and interquartile ranges

BP blood pressure

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Reference

  1. 1.
    Alonso N, Traveset A, Rubinat E, Ortega E, Alcubierre N, Sanahuja J, Hernández M, Betriu A, Jurjo C, Fernández E, Mauricio D. Type 2 diabetes-associated carotid plaque burden is increased in patients with retinopathy compared to those without retinopathy. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2015;14:33.  https://doi.org/10.1186/s12933-015-0196-1.CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Núria Alonso
    • 1
  • Alicia Traveset
    • 2
  • Esther Rubinat
    • 3
    • 4
  • Emilio Ortega
    • 5
  • Nuria Alcubierre
    • 4
  • Jordi Sanahuja
    • 7
  • Marta Hernández
    • 3
    • 6
  • Angels Betriu
    • 6
  • Carmen Jurjo
    • 2
  • Elvira Fernández
    • 6
    • 8
  • Didac Mauricio
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Endocrinology and NutritionHealth Sciences Research Institute and University Hospital Germans Trias i PujolBadalonaSpain
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyHospital Universitari Arnau de VilanovaLleidaSpain
  3. 3.Department of Endocrinology and NutritionHospital Universitari Arnau de VilanovaLleidaSpain
  4. 4.Institut de Recerca Biomedica de Lleida, University of LleidaLleidaSpain
  5. 5.Department of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Institut d’Investigacions Biomediques August Pi SuñerCIBER de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas asociadas, Hospital ClinicBarcelonaSpain
  6. 6.Unitat de Detecció i Tractament de Malalties AterotrombòtiquesHospital Universitari Arnau de VilanovaLleidaSpain
  7. 7.Department of NeurologyHospital Universitari Arnau de VilanovaLleidaSpain
  8. 8.Department of NephrologyHospital Universitari Arnau de VilanovaLleidaSpain

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