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Table 2 Baseline patient characteristics

From: Combining Wireless Technology and Behavioral Economics to Engage Patients (WiBEEP) with cardiometabolic disease: a pilot study

Characteristics N = 12
Demographics
 Age, years 58.5 +/− 8.5
 Female, n (%) 3 (25)
 Education, n (%)
  Bachelor degree or higher 9 (75)
  Advanced diploma/diploma 2 (17)
  School certificate 1 (8)
 Employment, n (%)
  Full time employment 8 (67)
  Employment part-time/casual 1 (8)
  Retired/pensioner 2 (17)
  Other 1 (8)
 Current/former smoker, n (%) 4 (33)
Clinical characteristics
 Body mass index, kg/m2 31 +/−5.7
 Systolic blood pressure, mmHg 136.3 +/−14.1
 Diastolic blood pressure, mmHg 81.9 +/− 7.9
 HbA1c, %a 7.1 +/− 0.9
 History of hypertension, n (%) 9 (75)
 History of diabetes, n (%) 9 (75)
  1. Mean +/− SD unless otherwise indicated
  2. aData available in 7 patients