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Table 3 Participant baseline health characteristics at baseline assessment

From: Adverse events among high-risk participants in a home-based walking study: a descriptive study

  Frequency %
Health Status (N = 272)*   
Very Good to Excellent 39 14.2
Good 111 40.5
Poor to Fair 99 40.9
Not given 10 4.4
Baseline Comorbidities (N = 272)*   
Hypertension 192 70.6
High Cholesterol 178 65.4
Depression, anxiety, or other mood disorder 159 58.5
Osteoarthritis 142 52.2
Diabetes 121 44.5
Sleep disorders 118 43.4
Chronic pain 117 43.0
Hearing problems 95 34.9
Angina 63 23.2
Lung disease, emphysema, asthma, or bronchitis 58 21.3
Heart Attack 34 12.5
Cataracts 34 12.5
Cancer (non-skin) 24 8.8
Congestive Heart Failure 22 8.1
Stroke 18 6.6
Hip or knee joint replacement surgery 18 6.6
Glaucoma 14 5.1
Osteoporosis 14 5.1
Parkinson's disease 1 0.4
Mean Number of Comorbidities per participant * 5.2 ± 2.3  
  1. * Missing data for two individuals reduced enrolled sample n to 272 for this descriptive analysis.