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Table 1 Baseline characteristics (n = 1236)

From: Preoperative prevalence of deep vein thrombosis in patients scheduled to have surgery for degenerative musculoskeletal disorders

Age (y) < 50 134 (10.8 %)
50–59 166 (13.4 %)
60–69 289 (23.4 %)
70–79 467 (37.8 %)
≥ 80 180 (14.6 %)
Sex Men 701 (56.7 %)
Women 535 (43.3 %)
Group knee 211 (17.1 %)
hip 328 (26.5 %)
neck 174 (14.1 %)
low back 523 (42.3 %)
BMI (kg/m2) < 18.5 53 (4.3 %)
18.5–24.9 674 (54.5 %)
≥ 25.0 509 (41.2 %)
Hypertension 643 (52.0 %)
Hyperlipidemia 300 (24.3 %)
Diabetes 262 (21.2 %)
Stroke 82 (6.6 %)
Malignancy 146 (11.8 %)
Smoking 523 (42.3 %)
  1. BMI Body mass index