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Table 1 Study population

From: Medication adherence and persistence in the treatment of Canadian ulcerative colitis patients: analyses with the RAMQ database

  n = 1681
Age group, y, n (%)  
· <20 60 (3.6)
· 20–39 287 (17.0)
· 40–59 516 (30.7)
· 60–79 734 (43.7)
· 80+ 84 (5.0)
Mean age (SD) 55.3 (17.8)
Male/Female, n (%) 729 (43.4)/952(56.6)
Rate of comorbidities, n (%)  
· Hypertension 842 (50.1)
· Heart disease 695 (41.3)
· Respiratory illness 570 (33.9)
· Diabetes 549 (32.7)
  1. SD, standard deviation.