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Table 5 Values of systolic and diastolic blood pressure, waist to hip ratio in AMI and control subjects

From: “Role of the adipocyte hormone leptin in cardiovascular diseases – a study from Chennai based Population”

BMI CLASS (Kg/m 2 ) SYSTOLIC BP (mm Hg) DIASTOLIC BP (mm Hg) WAIST TO HIP RATIO
AMI subjects (100) 139.4 ± 25.7 93.3 ± 15.4 0.94 ± 0.06
Control subjects (100) 125.4 ± 20.04 85.8 ± 14.8 1.01 ± 0.09
P value# 0.0001*** 0.0003*** 0.0001***
  1. ****p<0.001.