TABLE 1.

Study Population (n = 69) Characteristics at Discharge (Unless Otherwise Specified)

CharacteristicValue (mean ± SD or n [%] unless otherwise noted)
Age at enrollment (years)64.5 ± 9.7
Male sex67 (97.1)
Body weight (lb)225 ± 45.1
BMI (kg/m2)32.41 ± 6.0
SBP (mmHg)126 ± 14.5
Current smoker11 (15.9)
Copay exempt36 (52.2)
Chronic kidney disease6 (8.7)
Coronary artery disease2 (2.9)
Myocardial infarction2 (2.9)
Coronary artery bypass grafting5 (7.2)
Percutaneous intervention4 (5.8)
Cerebrovascular accident/transient ischemic attack3 (4.3)
Heart failure6 (8.7)
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease7 (10.1)
Peripheral artery disease3 (4.3)
Abdominal aortic aneurysm1 (1.4)
Serum creatinine (mg/dL)1.18 ± 0.3
LDL cholesterol (mg/dL)82.5 ± 27.4
Total cholesterol (mg/dL)145.4 ± 33.1
A1C (%)median 6.9 (interquartile range 1.7)
Microalbumin to creatinine ratio (μg/mg)66.9 ±116.2
Concurrent medications13 ± 6
Insulin use27 (39.1)
Duration of clinic enrollment (months)6.4 ± 6.0
Clinical pharmacy visits during enrollment4.2 ± 2.8
PCP visits during clinic enrollment1.8 ± 1.6