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Table 1 Patients' socio-demographic characteristics

From: Use of complementary and alternative medicine and self-tests by coronary heart disease patients

Characteristic No. (%)
Gender  
   Male 322 (76.3)
   Female 100 (23.7)
Ethnicity  
   White 349 (82.7)
   Non white 73 (17.3)
Age: Range 29 to 88 Mean = 61.12 (SD 10.85)  
   < = 54 114 (27.0)
   55–64 135 (32.0)
   65–74 118 (28.0)
   75+ 55 (13.0)
Diagnosis group  
   MI 202 (47.9)
   PTCA 170 (40.3)
   CABG 50 (11.8)
Rehabilitation type  
   Home 208 (49.3)
   Hospital 214 (50.7)