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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Coronary artery calcium in patients with schizophrenia

  Total
N (%) 163 (100)
Age, mean (SD) 48.2 (10.4)
Male sex, n (%) 96 (58.9)
Dyslipidemia, n (%) 109 (66.9)
Diabetes, n (%) 34 (20.9)
Smoking, n (%) 124 (76.1)
Hypertension, n (%) 62 (38.0)
Obesity, n (%) 63 (38.7)
LDL, unmeasurable, n (%) 12 (7.4)
 mean (SD) 2.5 (0.9)
HDL, mean (SD) 1.3 (0.4)
Triglyceride, mean (SD) 2.3 (2.3)
CAC score
 25th percentile 0
 50th percentile 0
 75th percentile 6
 90th percentile 114
Duration of schizophrenia
 n (%) 141 (100)
 mean years (SD) 19.7 (8.2)
Severity of schizophreniaa
 n (%) 155 (100)
 Normal, not at all ill (1 point) 1 (0.6)
 Borderline mentally ill (2 points) 23 (15)
 Mildly ill (3 points) 45 (29)
 Moderately ill (4 points) 49 (32)
 Markedly ill (5 points) 26 (17)
 Severely ill (6 points) 10 (6)
 Among the most extremely ill (7 points) 1 (0.6)
 CGI-SCH scorea, mean (SD) 3.7 (1.2)
Clozapine treatment, n (%) 41 (25.2)
  1. aBased on the CGI-SCH rating scale for overall severity.