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Table 3 Absolute and relative frequencies of examinations completed 1 by the BiDirect-Baseline participants stratified by cohort

From: Establishing the bidirectional relationship between depression and subclinical arteriosclerosis – rationale, design, and characteristics of the BiDirect Study

  Cohort
Examination Depression (N = 999) CVD (N = 347) Reference (N = 912)
Computer-assisted personal interview 996 (99.7%) 346 (99.7%) 911 (99.9%)
Sensory functioning    
  Pain 953 (95.4%) 304 (87.6%) 795 (87.2%)
  Olfaction 989 (99.0%) 341 (98.3%) 901 (98.8%)
  Visual acuity 996 (99.7%) 344 (99.1%) 907 (99.5%)
Cognitive functioning 964 (95.5%) 332 (95.7%) 824 (90.4%)
Anthropometry 998 (99.9%) 347 (100.0%) 890 (97.6%)
Body impedance 984 (98.5%) 331 (95.4%) 896 (98.2%)
Vascular status    
  Electrocardiogram 988 (98.9%) 345 (99.4%) 905 (99.2%)
  Blood pressure 987 (98.8%) 340 (98.0%) 902 (98.9%)
  Intima media thickness 987 (98.8%) 345 (99.4%) 894 (98.0%)
Blood sample    
  DNA 929 (93.0%) 321 (92.5%) 783 (85.9%)
  Serum and plasma 895 (89.6%) 302 (87.0%) 742 (81.4%)
MRI    
  Anatomical 735 (73.6%) 52 (15.0%) 669 (73.4%)
  Resting state 719 (72.0%) 51 (14.7%) 654 (71.7%)
  Emotional faces 621 (62.2%) 43 (12.4%) 528 (57.9%)
  1. 1No refusal by participant or abortion by participant/examiner.