Table 1—

Characteristics of ischemic stroke patients by diabetes and race

All
Black
White
DiabeticNondiabeticPDiabeticNondiabeticPDiabeticNondiabeticP
n8561,8632594645971,399
Age (years)70 ± 1172 ± 15<0.000167 ± 1168 ± 170.672 ± 1174 ± 13<0.0001
History of hypertension676 (79)1,061 (57)<0.0001219 (84)289 (62)<0.0001457 (76)772 (55)<0.0001
History of high cholesterol135 (16)177 (10)<0.000135 (14)51 (11)0.3100 (17)126 (9)<0.0001
History of myocardial infarction193 (22)272 (15)<0.000143 (17)75 (16)0.9150 (25)197 (14)<0.0001
History of atrial fibrillation134 (16)266 (14)0.419 (7)45 (10)0.3115 (19)221 (16)0.1
Current smoking157 (18)408 (22)0.0363 (24)140 (30)0.194 (16)268 (19)0.1
  • Data are means ± SD or n (%).