Table 1

Numbers (percentages) of baseline and new cases of angina, severe chest pain, diagnosed ischaemic heart disease, and any coronary event among 6895 men and 3413 women

Phase 1Phase 2 or 3*
Angina:
 Men164 (2.4)177 (3.7)
 Women134 (4.0)151 (7.0)
Severe chest pain:
 Men433 (6.3)258 (5.5)
 Women193 (5.7)145 (6.8)
Diagnosed ischaemic heart disease:
 Men84 (1.2)124 (2.5)
 Women15 (0.4)42 (1.8)
Any coronary event:
 Men595 (8.7)401 (8.8)
 Women319 (9.5)253 (12.3)
  • *Excluding baseline cases at phase 1 and non-participants at phase 2 or 3.