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Table 1 Characteristics of men and women with angina pectoris (N = 1,162)

From: Gender differences in the clinical management of patients with angina pectoris: a cross-sectional survey in primary care

  Men Women
  n = 610 n = 552
Mean age, years (SD) 66.9 10.9 70.5 11.1
Mean age at diagnosis, years (SD) 58.8 10.9 63.1 11.8
Median duration of angina, years (IQR) 6.9 (3.5–11.4) 6.3 (2.8–10.6)
Median physician contacts 12 months (IQR) 7 (4–10) 8 (5–13)
Previous Myocardial Infarction, MI 265 43% 137 25%
  1. SD, standard deviation; IQR, interquartile range.