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Table 3 Number (%) of Medications Taken by Patients

From: Is Cardiorespiratory Fitness Related to Cardiometabolic Health and All-Cause Mortality Risk in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease? A CARE CR Study

Medication High CRF, n = 28 Mod CRF, n = 32 Low CRF, n = 10 p value
Aspirin (%) 27 (96) 31 (97) 10 (100) 0.838
Ticagrelor (%) 15 (54) 17 (53) 3 (30) 0.393
Clopidogrel (%) 10 (36) 8 (25) 3 (30) 0.665
Anti-coagulants (%) 0 (0) 1 (3) 1 (10) 0.263
Beta-blockers (%) 24 (86) 29 (91) 7 (70) 0.266
ACE-inhibitors (%) 19 (68) 16 (50) 7 (70) 0.291
Angiotensin receptor blockers (%) 0 (0) 5 (16) 1 (10) 0.096
Statins (%) 25 (89) 32 (100) 10 (100) 0.095
Diuretics (%) 1 (4) 1 (3) 5 (50) 0.001**
Calcium channel blockers (%) 4 (14) 8 (25) 4 (40) 0.502
Nitrates (%) 2 (7) 3 (9) 3 (30) 0.233
  1. ACE angiotensin converting enzyme
  2. **Significant group effect