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Table 1 Co-morbidities in all adults, in those with and without resistant hypertension

From: Prevalence and risk factors for resistant hypertension among hypertensive patients from a developing country

Co-morbid disease Number of patients with hypertension (%) p value*
  All Resistant Non resistant  
  (n = 277) (n = 53) (n = 224)  
DM 118 (42.6%) 37 (69.9%) 81 (36.1%) < 0.001
IHD 214 (77.3%) 48 (90.6%) 161 (71.9%) < 0.01
Hyperlipideamia 144 (52%) 26 (49.1%) 118 (52.7%) NS
CKD 9 (3.2%) 3 (5.7%) 6 (2.7%) NS
  1. CKD Chronic Kidney Disease, DM Diabetes Mellitus, IHD Ischaemic Heart Disease, NS Not Significant; *, p values for ‘Resistant’ Vs. ‘Non-resistant’ groups.