Table 2.

Medical Conditions in Questionnaire Participants

Staff in Interventional Cardiology (n=466)Unexposed Group (n=280)P Value
Skin lesion40 (8.6)8 (2.0)0.002
Orthopaedic illness141 (30.2)15 (5.4)<0.001
Cataract, n (%)22 (4.7)2 (0.7)0.003
Thyroid disease, n (%)35 (7.5)10 (3.6)0.03
Anxiety/depression, n (%)58 (12.4)6 (2.1)<0.001
Cardiovascular events, n (%)1 (0.2)2 (0.7)0.29
Hypertension, n (%)60 (12.9%)21 (7.5%)0.02
Hypercholesterolemia, n (%)56 (12.0%)11 (4.0%)<0.001
Diabetes mellitus, n (%)7 (1.5%)3 (1.1%)0.62
Cancer, n (%)11 (2.6)2 (0.7)0.09