Table 1.

Demographic and clinical data of patients with Takayasu arteritis (TA) and controls.

TA, n = 27Controls, n = 27p
Age, yrs32.37 ± 8.2633.89 ± 10.120.55
Height, m1.60 ± 0.061.60 ± 0.080.86
Weight, kg56.93 ± 7.4260.70 ± 8.260.08
BMI, kg/m222.3 ± 2.6423.7 ± 2.990.07
SBP, mmHg121 ± 20113 ± 130.07
DBP, mmHg68 ± 1573 ± 100.13
MBP, mmHg86 ± 1386 ± 100.83
PP, mmHg54 ± 2240 ± 90.004
CF-PWV, m/s9.77 ± 3.497.83 ± 1.060.009
  • Data are expressed in mean ± SD. SBP: systolic blood pressure; DBP: diastolic blood pressure; MBP: mean blood pressure; PP: pulse pressure; CF-PWV: carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity; BMI: body mass index.