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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the studied population, means ± SD or N (%)

From: The use of automated sequential blood pressure in hypertension clinics compared with office and ambulatory blood pressure measurements

Characteristic Value
 Age (years) 50.0 ± 5.0
 Female 34 (53.1)
 BMI (kg/m2) 31.3 ± 6.3
 WC (cm) 95.0 ± 12.4
 Office HR (bpm) 76.4 ± 12.0
 Office SBP (mmHg) 142.7 ± 15.5
 Office DBP (mmHg) 88.5 ± 12.3
 Diabetes Mellitus 16 (25.0)
 Smoking 13 (20.3)
 Dyslipidemia 11 (17.2)
 COPD 9 (14.1)
 CKD 5 (7.8)
 BPH 1 (1.6)
 Depression 5 (7.8)
 CAD 7 (10.9)
 Heart failure 2 (3.1)
 Stroke 1 (1.6)
Type of antihypertensive medications
 Beta-Blocker 29 (45.3)
 CCB 16 (25.0)
 ACEI 11 (17.2)
 ARB 1 (1.6)
 Diuretics 6 (9.6)
 Centrally acting drugs 1 (1.6)
 Alpha-Blocker 2 (3.1)
 Spironolactone 2 (3.1)
 Combinations 15 (23.4)
  1. ACEI angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor, ARB angiotensin receptor blocker, BMI body mass index, BPH benign prostatic hyperplasia, CAD coronary artery disease, CCB calcium channel blocker, CKD chronic kidney disease, COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, DBP diastolic blood pressure, HR heart rate, SBP systolic Blood pressure, WC waist circumference