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Table 2 Demographic and clinical details for patients with apparent treatment-resistant hypertension in feasibility study (n = 210)

From: Prognosis of patients with apparent treatment-resistant hypertension—a feasibility study

Demographic (Mean if applicable) Standard deviation (from mean)
Age (years) 73.7 YOA 11.2
Sex 56% male  
Eligible for Primary Care Reimbursement Scheme (marker of household income) 80% (n = 167)  
Clinical details
 Diabetes 31% (n = 65)  
 CKD 41% (n = 87)  
 Cardiac failure 15% (n = 31)  
 Manual BP 138/75 mmHg 19/12 mmHg
 Recent ABPM BP (where available within 23 months median follow-up period) 134/76 mmHg (n = 112) 16/10 mmHg
Medications
 No. of anti-hypertensive drugs used 3.7 1.06
 4 or more anti-hypertensive drugs 51%  
Subdivisions
 True TRH 26% (n = 65)  
 Pseudo-resistant THR 74% (n = 140)