Table 3

In-hospital and one-year outcomes of patients with or without stroke ACS patients
Variable No stroke (n = 7,874 ) Stroke (n = 56) P value
Hospital outcome
Recurrent ischemia 15% 32% 0.001
Reinfarction 2% 10.7% 0.001
Congestive heart failure 12.9% 39.3% 0.001
Cardiogenic shock 34% 5.6% 0.001
Major bleeding 0.5% 12.5% 0.001
Predischarge echocardiogram (LVEF < 30) 76.5% 71.4% 0.37
Hospital stay (days) 5.9 ± 6 13.45 ± 14 0.001
Mortality
In-hospital 4.3% 39.3% 0.001
30 day 7.9% 46.3% 0.001
One year 12.3% 52% 0.001

Data are expressed as percentage; STEMI = ST elevation myocardial infarction; NSTEMI = non-ST elevation myocardial infarction; UA = unstable angina; LBBB = left bundle branch block; PCI = percutaneous coronary intervention; LVEF = left ventricular ejection fraction.

Al Suwaidi et al.

Al Suwaidi et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2012 12:64   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-12-64

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