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Table 2 Demographics and medical history of the study population

From: Incidence of venous thromboembolism in France: a retrospective analysis of a national insurance claims database

  Patients with PE Patients with DVT Total
  Hospital Community care
Number of patients (N, (%)) 622 (34.5 %) 633 (35.1 %) 549 (30.4 %) 1804 (100 %)
Gender (% women) 57.3 % 69.6 % 54.5 % 57.2 %
Age (years)
 Mean ± SD 67.0 ± 17.2 67.5 ± 17.7 60.3 ± 16.9 65.1 ± 17.6
 Median [Min-Max] 71 [19–99] 71 [18–99] 61 [21–94] 68 [18–99]
At least one risk factor of VTE (N, (%))
 Yes 320 (51.4 %) 338 (53.4 %) 159 (29.0 %) 817 (45.3 %)
 No 302 (48.6 %) 295 (46.6 %) 390 (71.0 %) 987 (54.7 %)
Principal risk factors (N, (%))
 Hip fracture 2 (0.3 %) 2 (0.3 %) 1 (0.2 %) 5 (0.3 %)
 Pregnancy 9 (1.4 %) 7 (1.1 %) 3 (0.5 %) 19 (1.1 %)
 Surgery 26 (4.2 %) 24 (3.8 %) 19 (3.5 %) 69 (3.8 %)
 Trauma 41 (6.6 %) 54 (8.5 %) 17 (3.1 %) 112 (6.2 %)
 Hospitalisation 92 (14.8 %) 112 (17.7 %) 40 (7.3 %) 244 (13.5 %)
 Hormonal therapy 54 (8.7 %) 37 (5.8 %) 58 (10.6 %) 149 (8.3 %)
 Cancer 129 (20.7 %) 135 (21.3 %) 43 (7.8 %) 307 (17.0 %)
 Obesity 31 (5.0 %) 44 (7.0 %) 18 (3.3 %) 93 (5.2 %)