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Table 1 Characteristics of ASCVD patients taking part in cross-sectional survey in MSF clinics, north Lebanon

From: Cardiovascular Disease among Syrian refugees: a descriptive study of patients in two Médecins Sans Frontières clinics in northern Lebanon

Characteristics Overall [95% CI]a Abdeh clinic [95% CI] DAZ clinic [95% CI]
Demographic
 Age (mean) 60.4 [59.6, 61.3] 60.8 [59.6, 62.1] 60.1 [58.9, 61.3]
 Gender (male) 61.9 [57.5, 66.1] 66.0 [59.5, 71.9] 58.3 [52.3, 64.2]
 Resident permit 27.2 [23.5, 31.3] 20.2 [15.4, 25.9] 33.3 [27.9, 39.3]
 Reads Arabic 58.9 [54.5, 63.2] 56.7 [50.2, 63.1] 60.9 [54.8, 66.6]
ASCVD history
 Coronary heart disease 31.5 [27.6, 35.8] 13.0 [9.2, 18.1] 47.5 [41.5, 53.5]
 Cerebrovascular disease 26.1 [22.4, 30.1] 27.7 [22.2, 34] 24.6 [19.8, 30.2]
 Peripheral vascular disease 1.8 [0.9, 3.4] 1.7 [0.5, 4.5] 1.8 [0.7, 4.4]
 Revascularisation 58.8 [54.4, 63] 66.0 [59.5, 71.9] 52.5 [46.5, 58.5]
Risk factors
 Diabetes 51.8 [47.3, 56.1] 49.2 [42.7, 55.7] 54.0 [47.9, 59.9]
 Smoking 39.7 [35.5, 44.1] 38.2 [32.1, 44.8] 40.9 [35.1, 47.0]
 Hypertension 72.2 [68.1, 76.0] 66.4 [60.0, 72.3] 77.2 [71.7, 81.9]
 All 3 risk factors 12.1 [9.4, 15.3] 9.2 [6.0, 13.8] 14.5 [10.7, 19.3]
  1. aData are presented as proportions or means with 95% Confidence Intervals