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Table 2 Goal attainment of blood pressure and lipids in high-risk patients according to the European guidelines with respective mean values.

From: Implementing the European guidelines for cardiovascular disease prevention in the primary care setting in Cyprus: Lessons learned from a health care services study

SCORE RISK CATEGORY 1 (CVD; n = 103)
Parameters Mean ± SD Number of patients (%)
TC (mg/dl), n = 42 207 ± 32.6  
   • <175 mg/dl (4.5 mmol/l)   7 (16.7)
   • ≥175 mg/dl   35 (83.3)
   • missing (% of total N)   61 (59.2)
LDL-C (mg/dl), n = 21 121 ± 36.9  
   • <100 mg/dl (2.5 mmol/l)   6 (28.6)
   • ≥100 mg/dl   15 (71.4)
   • missing (% of total N)   82 (79.6)
BP (mmHg), n = 83 132 ± 15.2 (SBP) 80 ± 6.6 (DBP)
   • <140/90 mmHg   46 (55.4)
   • ≥140/90 mmHg   37 (44.6)
   • missing (% of total N)   20 (19.4)
SCORE RISK CATEGORY 2 (DM2, no CVD; n = 260)
TC (mg/dl), n = 136 216 ± 43.2  
   • <175 mg/dl (4.5 mmol/l)   23 (16.9)
   • ≥175 mg/dl   113 (83.1)
   • missing (% of total N)   124 (47.7)
LDL-C (mg/dl), n = 77 127 ± 36.0  
   • <100 mg/dl (2.5 mmol/l)   15 (19.5)
   • ≥100 mg/dl   62 (80.5)
   • missing (% of total N)   183 (70.4)
BP (mmHg), n = 213 138 ± 15.8 (SBP) 82 ± 7.4 (DBP)
   • <130/80 mmHg   12 (5.6)
   • ≥130/80 mmHg   201 (94.4)
   • missing (% of total N)   47 (18.1)
HbA1c (%), n = 31 7.2 ± 1.3  
   • <7%   12 (38.7)
   • ≥7%   19 (61.3)
   • missing (% of total N)   229 (88.1)
SCORE RISK CATEGORY 3 (SCORE ≥5%; n = 74)
TC (mg/dl), n = 71 241 ± 76.3  
   • <175 mg/dl (4.5 mmol/l)   8 (11.3)
   • ≥175 mg/dl   63 (88.7)
   • missing (% of total N)   5 (6.8)
LDL-C (mg/dl), n = 43 144 ± 49.6  
   • <100 mg/dl (2.5 mmol/l)   9 (20.9)
   • ≥100 mg/dl   34 (79.1)
   • missing (% of total N)   33 (43.5)
BP (mmHg), n = 74 142 ± 20.0 (SBP) 82 ± 9.1 (DBP)
   • <140/90 mmHg   31 (41.9)
   • ≥140/90 mmHg   43 (58.1)
   • missing (% of total N)   0 (0)
  1. TC: Total Cholesterol; LDL-C: Low Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol: BP: Blood Pressure, SBP: Systolic Blood Pressure, DBP: Diastolic Blood Pressure, HbA1c: Glycated hemoglobin