Table 2.

Levels of WBC, hs-CRP, fibrinogen, vWF, 8-epiPGF, and 11-dehTxB2 by smoking status and smoking intensity

WBC, ×1,000/μLhs-CRP, mg/LFibrinogen, mg/dLvWF, %8-epiPGF, ng/24 h11-dehTxB2, ng/24 h
A. Smoking statusa
Nonsmokers6.22 (6.07–6.37)2.27 (2.10–2.44)305.18 (300.13–310.23)100.56 (97.37–103.75)1,325.09 (1,259.65–1,390.54)1,092.79 (1,027.02–1,158.56)
Smokers7.56 (7.47–7.66)2.69 (2.58–2.80)325.55 (322.35–328.75)108.39 (106.36–110.41)1,872.36 (1,830.30–1,914.43)1,393.59 (1,351.35–1,435.82)
P<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001
B. Smoking intensityb
CPD
 1–107.39 (7.24–7.53)2.50 (2.32–2.68)316.0 (310.7–321.2)103.6 (100.4–106.9)1,707.9 (1,639.0–1,776.7)1,239.0 (1,170.1–1,307.9)
 11–207.98 (7.86–8.10)2.78 (2.64–2.92)327.3 (323.1–331.4)104.5 (102.0–107.1)1,944.9 (1,890.3–1,999.5)1,360.3 (1,305.8–1,414.8)
 21–308.45 (8.27–8.63)3.07 (2.85–3.28)336.6 (330.3–342.9)104.0 (100.1–107.9)1,975.0 (1,891.6–2,058.5)1,404.3 (1,321.2–1,487.4)
 31+8.95 (8.64–9.25)3.19 (2.81–3.56)349.8 (339.1–360.6)102.4 (95.7–109.1)2,000.0 (1,857.3–2,142.7)1,403.5 (1,262.7–1,544.4)
Ptrend<0.00010.0003<0.00010.72000.00030.0284
  • aValues shown as LSMean (95% Confidence Interval), adjusted for age, gender, race, and BMI.

  • bValues shown as LSMean (95% Confidence Interval).