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Table 2 Cardioprotective medication use within 1 year of diabetes diagnosis

From: Sex-based disparities in cardioprotective medication use in adults with diabetes

  Men Women p-value
  N = 18,174 (54.6) N = 15,120 (45.4)  
Statin 4,368 (24.0) 3,232 (21.4) <0.0001
ACEi 7,103 (39.1) 5,351 (35.4) <0.0001
ARB 1875 (10.3) 2,004 (13.3) <0.0001
ACEi or ARB 8,455 (46.5) 6,872 (45.5) 0.05
At least one of the above 9,846 (54.2) 8,011 (53.0) 0.03
  1. Abbreviations: ACEi angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors, ARB angiotensin receptor blockers.