Table 1

Demographics, clinical and laboratory findings of included patients in total cohort

VariablesTotal cohort (n=2773)non-ACS (n=2419)ACS (n=354)P value
Age (years)63.5 (9.6)63.4 (9.4)63.8 (10.6)0.515
Male, n (%)1894 (68.3)1634 (67.6)260 (73.4)0.031
Diabetes, n (%)689 (24.8)600 (24.8)89 (25.1)0.943
Hypertension, n (%)1744 (62.9)1500 (62.0)244 (68.9)0.014
Current smoker, n (%)634 (22.9)523 (21.6)111 (31.4)<0.001
TG (mmol/L)1.46 (1.03–2.10)1.43 (1.01–2.07)1.61 (1.16–2.23)<0.001
TC (mmol/L)3.78 (3.17–4.59)3.74 (3.13–4.49)4.28 (3.51–5.01)<0.001
HDL-C (mmol/L)1.09 (0.90–1.30)1.09 (0.91–1.31)1.01 (0.88–1.23)<0.001
LDL-C (mmol/L)1.93 (1.40–2.61)1.88 (1.36–2.53)2.42 (1.77–3.08)<0.001
ApoA1 (g/L)1.32 (1.16–1.51)1.33 (1.17–1.52)1.24 (1.08–1.43)<0.001
ApoB (g/L)0.73 (0.58–0.91)0.72 (0.57–0.89)0.84 (0.67–1.03)<0.001
ApoE (mg/L)38.0 (30.0–47.0)37.0 (30.0–46.4)41.0 (32.0–51.0)<0.001
Lp(a) (mg/L)125.0 (53.0–290.3)123.0 (51.0–282.0)152.0 (65.0–329.0)0.023
NTproBNP (ng/L)100.0 (44.7–268.1)87.4 (42.3–220.3)364.1 (113.4–1264.0)<0.001
CRP (mg/L)1.7 (0.7–5.5)1.5 (0.6–4.8)5.4 (1.8–13.9)<0.001
hs-cTnT (ng/L)9 (5–16)8 (5–13)71 (11–474)<0.001
  • Data are median (IQR) or count (percentage).

  • P value for the difference between patients diagnosed as ACS and non-ACS.

  • ACS, acute coronary syndrome ApoA1, apolipoprotein A1; ApoB, apolipoprotein B; ApoE, apolipoprotein E; CRP, C reactive protein; HDL-C, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; hs-cTnT, high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T; LDL-C, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol; LP(a), lipoprotein(a); NTproBNP, N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide; TC, total cholesterol; TG, triglyceride.