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Table 1 Demographic Characteristics of Study Subjects

From: Use of biological based therapy in patients with cardiovascular diseases in a university-hospital in New York City

   Users (%) Nonusers (%) p value
Total 1 N = 198 94 (47.5) 104(52.5)  
Age 2   61.4 ± 16.7 58.7 ± 16.3 NSS
Gender     NSS
   Male   51(54) 67(64)  
   Female   43(46) 37(36)  
Race     NSS
   White   53(56) 46(44)  
   Black   19(20) 27(26)  
   Hispanic   12(13) 18(17)  
   Other3   10(11) 13(7)  
Education     0.0006
   < High school   12(13) 28(27)  
   High school   23(24) 42(40)  
   Some college   18(19) 12(12)  
   College Graduate   28(30) 12(12)  
   Graduate School   13(14) 8(8)  
Annual Household Income    NSS
   < $10,000   17(27) 19(30)  
   $10,000–$30,000   12(19) 15(23)  
   $30,000–$50,000   8(13) 14(22)  
   $50,000–$75,000   15(23) 7(11)  
   $75,000–$100,000   4(6) 4(6)  
   > $100,000   5(13) 5(8)  
  1. 1lifetime use of BBT;2 mean age ± standard deviation (range);
  2. 3Asian/Pacific Islander/Indian