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Table 2 Bivariate analysis of history of selected diseases

From: Risk factors of peripheral arterial disease: a case control study in Sri Lanka

Disease Cases (n = 79) Controls (n = 158) p value
No % No %
Diabetes mellitus by history
No history 22 27.9 109 69.0 <0.0001
<5 years 01 1.3 07 04.4
5–10 years 11 13.9 10 6.3
≥10 years 45 56.9 32 20.3
Hypertension by history
No history 18 22.8 86 54.4 <0.0001
≤5 years 04 5.1 27 17.1
5–10 years 12 15.2 12 7.6
≥10 years 45 56.9 33 20.9
Dyslipidemia by history
No history 22 27.9 95 60.2 <0.0001
<5 years 04 5.0 22 13.9
5–10 years 20 25.3 17 10.7
≥10 years 33 41.8 24 15.2
Presence of family history
Diabetes mellitus Yes 29 36.7 46 29.1 0.235
Hypertension Yes 25 31.6 49 31.0 0.921
Dyslipidemia Yes 20 25.3 22 13.9 0.030
CAD Yes 11 13.9 12 7.5 0.120
CVA Yes 16 20.3 18 11.4 0.066
PAD Yes 01 1.3 03 1.9 0.858
  1. CAD coronary artery disease; CVA cerebrovascular disease; PAD peripheral arterial disease