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Table 1 Baseline Demographics and Clinical Data in Depressed and Non-Depressed Group of Patients

From: Pre-transplant depression as a predictor of adherence and morbidities after orthotopic heart transplantation

  Depressed patients Non-depressed patients  
  N = 9 N = 34 p
Age (years) 57.5 ± 12.4 56.4 ± 12.3 0.816
Gender
 Male 55.5% (5) 76.5% (26) 0.219
 Female 44.5% (4) 23.5% (8)  
Race
 Caucasian 33.3% (3) 35.3% (12) 0.353
 African American 55.5% (5) 41.2% (14)  
 Hispanic 11.2% (1) 17.6% (6)  
 Asian 0 5.9% (2)  
Partner Status
 Partner 55.5% (5) 58.8% (20) 0.861
 No Partner 44.5% (4) 41.2% (14)  
Employment Status
 Not Employed 88.9% (8) 91.2% (31) 0.836
 Employed 11.1% (1) 8.8% (3)  
Insurance Type
 Government 66.7% (6) 61.7% (21) 0.789
 Private 33.3% (3) 38.3% (13)  
Prior Tobacco History
 Yes 66.7% (6) 70.6% (24) 0.822
 No 33.3% (3) 29.4% (10)  
Prior Alcohol Abuse
 Yes 33.3% (3) 58.8% (20) 0.178
 No 66.7% (6) 41.2% (14)  
Prior Illicit Drug Use
 Yes 11.1% (1) 14.7% (5) 0.784
 No 88.9% (8) 85.3% (29)  
  1. There was no difference in baseline characteristics between the two groups