Table 1

Demographic and clinical characteristics of patients (N=100)

CharacteristicMean (range)
Age, years61 (32–94)
Body mass index, kg/m231 (20–48)
Per cent
Male75
Hypertension75
Chronic kidney disease (2–4)29
Diabetes29
Coronary artery disease10
Congestive heart failure11
Two or more comorbidities46