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Table. 4.

Elevated hs-CRP (≥0.98 mg/L) by smoking stasus

Smokingcharacteristics No. (%) No. of elevatedhs-CRP (%) P-value
Smoking status 0.188
Non-smoker (<50) 2,574 (74.4) 633 (24.6)
Smoker (≥50) 885 (25.6) 238 (26.9)
Total 3,459 (100.0) 871 (25.2)

Smoking status are classified according to urinary cotinine levels of 50 ng/mL.

hs-CRP, high-sensitivity C-reactive protein.

P-value were calculated by chi-square test for categorical variables.

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