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Table 1 Distribution of risk factors in cases as per BMI.

From: Risk factors for myocardial infarction among low socioeconomic status South Indian population

BMI in kg/m 2 No. of patients Without risk factor Smoking only Hypertension only Diabetes only Dyslipidemia only More than 1 risk factor
  M F T M F T M F T M F T M F T M F T M F T
15 - 16.9 16.9 20 2 22 1 0 1 7 0 7 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 9 2 11
17 - 18.9 50 11 61 0 0 0 21 0 21 5 2 7 3 1 4 0 1 1 21 7 28
19 - 20.9 104 27 131 5 4 9 31 0 31 9 2 11 10 6 16 0 0 0 49 15 64
21 - 22.9 181 63 244 11 3 14 39 0 39 31 11 42 13 5 18 0 0 0 87 44 131
23 - 24.9 210 88 298 6 4 10 29 0 29 12 7 19 22 21 43 2 1 3 139 55 194
25 - 26.9 90 37 127 1 2 3 5 0 5 4 3 7 15 6 21 0 0 0 65 26 91
27 - 28.9 31 21 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 29 20 49
29 - 30.9 5 5 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 4 9
31 - 32.9 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 4
Total 692 257 949 24 13 37 132 0 132 61 27 88 67 39 106 3 2 5 405 176 581
  1. BMI = Body mass index, M = Male, F = Female, T = Total, No. = Number, Only = Isolated without any other risk factors