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Table 1 Characteristics in 315 institutionalized people with intellectual disability, Ibaraki prefecture, Japan.

From: An epidemiological study on anemia among institutionalized people with intellectual and/or motor disability with special reference to its frequency, severity and predictors

  Male (n = 197) Female (n = 118)
Age (years) 40.3 ± 14.0 47.1 ± 11.4
Intellectual quotients 29.0 ± 10.1 (n = 107) 28.8 ± 10.8 (n = 81)
Height (cm) 158.8 ± 9.6 146.4 ± 8.0
Weight (kg) 54.4 ± 11.5 47.1 ± 8.2
Body mass index (kg/m2) 21.5 ± 3.6 22.0 ± 3.8
Red blood cell (× 106/μl) 4.5 ± 0.5 4.1 ± 0.3
White blood cell (× 103/μl) 5.9 ± 1.8 5.6 ± 1.7
Hemoglobin (g/dl) 13.7 ± 1.2 12.6 ± 0.8
Anemic people (n) 81 (41.1%) 5 (4.2%)
Fe (μg/dl) 99.0 ± 39.6 103.8 ± 30.8
Total protein (g/dl) 7.2 ± 0.6 7.1 ± 0.7
Albumin (g/dl) 4.4 ± 0.4 4.3 ± 0.5
Total cholesterol (mg/dl) 164.7 ± 33.5 191.6 ± 39.4
HDL* (mg/dl) 54.3 ± 14.6 62.5 ± 16.2
ZTT* (unit) 9.6 ± 3.7 9.0 ± 3.5
CRP* (mg/dl) 0.6 ± 1.6 0.3 ± 1.1
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 118 ± 16 (n = 182) 114 ± 15
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 75 ± 12 (n = 182) 72 ± 13
Numbers using certain medications (n) 143 (72.6%) 75 (63.6%)
Number on iron replacement (n) 9 (4.6%) 7 (5.9%)
  1. *HDL: High density lipoprotein cholesterol, ZTT: Zinc sulfate turbidity test, C R P : C-reactive protein.