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Table 1 Estimated rates of CABG, PTCA, and Stenting

From: Changing treatment patterns for coronary artery revascularization in Canada: the projected impact of drug eluting stents

  Mean Median Min Max # of Panel Members Responding
Annual rate of CABG per 100,000 (CCN estimate: 110)
estimate 112.7 110 100 150 11
not lower than 91.1 90 60 110 9
not higher than 131.1 120 110 190 9
Annual rate of PTCA per 100,000 (CCN estimate: 160)
estimate 172.3 180 125 200 11
not lower than 147.8 150 110 180 9
not higher than 214.4 200 160 300 9
Percent of PTCA patients receiving stents (CCN estimate: >90%)
estimate 92.1% 90.0% 90.0% 99.0% 11
not lower than 81.8% 84.5% 70.0% 90.0% 8
not higher than 96.8% 96.0% 94.0% 100.0% 8