Table 1

Characteristics of studies of coronary heart disease risk in individuals with and without diabetes that contributed to earlier reviews

ReferenceCohort, countryStudy size (No with diabetes)Age range (years)Duration of study (years)No of fatal coronary heart disease events (No in patients with diabetes)Variables adjusted for in analyses
Butler 198513Tecumseh, United States921 men (43); 937 women (70)>4012-20161 (19); 88 (17)Age
Pan 198614Chicago Heart Association detection project in industry, United States11 220 men (377); 8030 women (170)35-649286 (44); 47 (6)Age, smoking, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, electrocardiography, education
Kleinman 198815National health and nutrition examination survey I, United States3340 men (189); 4041 women (218)40-779321 (44); 160 (25)Age, smoking, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, body mass index
Heyden 199016Georgia, United States1284 men; 1420 women25-744.5524Age, smoking, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, triglycerides, body mass index
Barrett-Connor 199117Rancho Bernardo California, United States1100 men (207); 1351 women (127)40-7914127 (36); 77 (19)Age, smoking, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, body mass index, hormone replacement therapy
Fraser 199218California seventh day adventists, United States10 376 men (374); 17 282 women (812)>256136 (13); 166 (20)Age, smoking, hypertension, body mass index, exercise
Sievers 199219Arizona, United States2463 men (536); 2668 women (730)>1512.124 (1); 12 (0)Age, smoking, hypertension, hypercholesterolaemia
Seeman 199320Connecticut, United States1169 men (156); 1643 women (230)>656102 (18); 125 (29)Age, smoking, systolic blood pressure, body mass index
Keil 199321Charleston heart (white people), United States653 men, 741 women35-7430237Age, smoking, hypertension, hypercholesterolaemia
Keil 199321Charleston heart (black people), United States333 men, 454 women35-7430123Age, smoking, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, body mass index, education
Kannel 199522Framingham study, United States520930-6236NAAge
Simons 199623Dubbo, Australia1155 men (106); 1472 women (101)>605.2223 (36); 200 (34)Age
Collins 199624Fiji472 men (79); 582 women (87)≥2011NAAge, smoking, hypertension, total cholesterol
Collins 199624Fiji605 men (23); 654 women (42)11NAAge, smoking, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, body mass index, survey area
Folsom 199725Atherosclerosis risk in communities study13 44645-644-7Men, 209 (43); women, 96 (33)Age, smoking, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, high density lipoprotein cholesterol, triglycerides, body mass index
Vilbergsson 199826Reykjavik study, Iceland9139 men (267); 9773 women (210)34-7917(92)Age, smoking, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, triglycerides, body mass index
Jousilahti 199927Multinational monitoring of trends and determinants in cardiovascular disease, Finland7090 men (262); 7696 women (254)25-647-12231; 63Age, smoking, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, high density lipoprotein cholesterol, body mass index
NA=not available.