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Table 4 Previously unknown cardiovascular and diabetes risk markers and estimated risks at baseline in the MDPP

From: Testing a breast cancer prevention and a multiple disease prevention weight loss programme amongst women within the UK NHS breast screening programme—a randomised feasibility study

  Cardiovascular risk    Type-2 diabetes risk
Breast cancer risk categories 10 year risk ≥ 10 % Lifetime risk ≥ 25 % Total cholesterol > 7.5 mmol/L Systolic blood pressure > 140 mmHg 10 year risk ≥ 10% HbA1c > 42 mmol/mmol
High/moderately increased (n = 40) 8 (20.0) 20 (50.0) 7 (17.5) 19 (47.5) 23 (57.5) 1 (2.5)
Average/below average (n = 41) 4 (10.0) 16 (39.0) 5 (12.2) 21 (51.2) 22 (53.7) 4 (9.8)
Total (n = 81) 12 (14.8) 36 (44.4) 12 (14.8) 40 (49.4) 45 (55.6) 5 (6.2)
  1. n (%)