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Table 6 Univariate associations between PUD and other patient characteristics.

From: Association of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor therapy and comorbidity in diabetes: results from the Vermont diabetes information system

Characteristic PUD Patients
% or mean (sd)
Non-PUD Patients
% or mean (sd)
Odds Ratio P
Number of subjects 143 860   
ACE inhibitor therapy 37.1% 45.6% 0.70 0.06
Age, years 65.0 (11.8) 64.8 (12.0) 1.00 0.83
Male 43.4% 45.9% 0.90 0.57
Systolic Blood Pressure, mmHg 137.7 (19.5) 140.7(19.6) 1.00 0.09
Glycosolated hemoglobin A1C, % 7.1 (1.3) 7.1 (1.3) 1.00 0.71
Body mass index, kg/m2 34.6 (7.4) 33.7 (7.4) 1.01 0.16
Alcohol drinking 14.7% 29.5% 0.41 <0.001
Cigarette smoking 24.5% 15.7% 1.74 0.01
Number of comorbid conditions 2.5 (1.8) 1.5 (1.5) 1.4 <0.001
Number of prescription medications 8.0 (4.2) 6.4 (3.7) 1.11 <0.001