Table 1—

Demographic characteristics and risk factors control by hospital source

VAMC BrooklynSUNY BrooklynVAMC DetroitWSU-UHC DetroitTotal
n4742183713091,372
Age (years)68.5 ± 0.555.5 ± 0.964.4 ± 0.664.6 ± 0.764.5 ± 0.33
(38–93)(25–91)(34–90)(24–96)(24–96)
Sex
 Male47 (99.4)85 (39)368 (99.2)99 (32)1,023 (74.6)
 Female3 (6)133 (61)3 (0.8)210 (68)349 (25.4)
BMI (kg/m2)29.9 ± 0.232.1 ± 1.031.3 ± 0.332.1 ± 0.431 ± 0.29
BP (mmHg)
 Systolic138 ± 0.8147 ± 1.5145 ± 1.2145 ± 1.3143 ± 0.6
 Diastolic77 ± 0.579 ± 0.776 ± 0.780 ± 0.778 ± 0.3
 Pulse pressure61 ± 0.768 ± 1.469 ± 1.065 ± 1.063 ± 0.5
BP ≤130/85 mmHg171 (36)35 (16.1)91 (24)68 (22)365 (27)
SBP >130 mmHg and DBP <85 mmHg205 (43)117 (54)189 (51)149 (48)660 (48)
SBP >130 mmHg and DBP <85 mmHg16 (3.4)10 (4.6)1 (0.3)9 (2.9)36 (2.6)
BP >130/85 mmHg81 (17)55 (25)90 (24)82 (27)308 (22)
LDL ≤100 mg/dl159 (37)11 (28)92 (34)92 (36)354 (36)
LDL 101–130 mg/dl164 (38)7 (18)93 (34)88 (34)352 (35)
LDL 131–160 mg/dl76 (18)16 (41)58 (22)42 (16)192 (19)
LDL >160 mg/dl30 (7.0)5 (13)27 (10)37 (14)99 (10)
HbA1c ≤7%30.316.716.640.126.7
HbA1c 7–8%27.319.221.921.123.2
HbA1c 8–9%21.418.228.114.021.0
HbA1c ≥8%42.464.061.538.850.0
HbA1c ≥9%21.045.833.424.729.0
  • Data are means ± SE (range), means ± SE, n (%), and %.