TABLE 2

Clinical Characteristics of the 34 Patients with Diabetes Mellitus

CharacteristicPatients with NIDDM (n = 22)PPatients with IDDM (n = 12)
Men/women19 (86%)/3 (14%)NS11 (92%)/1 (8%)
Age (y)60 ± 8NS57 ± 9
Hypertension4 (18%)NS1 (8%)
Hypercholesterolemia12 (55%)NS5 (42%)
Smoking history
 Previous7 (32%)NS5 (42%)
 Current8 (36%)NS2 (17%)
Family history of CAD13 (59%)NS9 (75%)
Previous MI19 (86%)NS12 (100%)
Multivessel disease19 (86%)NS11 (92%)
LV ejection fraction (%)34 ± 14NS30 ± 14
  • Data presented are mean value ± SD or number of patients.

  • NS = not statistically significant; CAD = coronary artery disease; MI = myocardial infarction.