Table 1—

Baseline demographic and clinical data of patients with type 2 diabetes and uncontrolled hypertension allocated to CPC or NLC

CPCNLCP
n6060
Sex (m:f)42:1834:260.13
Age (years)62.4 ± 9.158.1 ± 13.80.95
Diabetes duration (years)14.2 ± 8.614.6 ± 7.50.78
Race0.43
 Caucasian2126
 Indo-Asian108
 African-Caribbean2726
 Far-East Asian20
Renal complications0.16
 No1421
 Yes4639
Smoking history0.56
 Yes811
 No4444
 Ex85
Alcohol0.70
 None3233
 Moderate2425
 High42
Exercise0.86
 Low2121
 Medium2632
 High77
BMI (kg/m2)29.0 ± 6.431.2 ± 6.00.06
Systolic BP (mmHg)157.6 ± 22.8160.7 ± 23.00.46
Diastolic BP (mmHg)86.9 ± 11.687.7 ± 9.80.70
Pulse pressure (mmHg)70.7 ± 20.073.1 ± 20.40.53
10-year CHD risk (%)15.1 ± 7.618.8 ± 9.50.08
10-year stroke risk (%)9.7 ± 7.411.5 ± 8.20.24
  • Data are means ± SD and n.