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Table 3 Cardiovascular disease (CVD) events during follow-up (mean 33.5 months) in patients with coronary heart disease at baseline and with respect to additional history of diabetes

From: Chlamydia pneumoniae, heat shock proteins 60 and risk of secondary cardiovascular events in patients with coronary heart disease under special consideration of diabetes: a prospective study

Cardiovascular (CVD) events during follow-up N %
  Total DM no DM Total DM no DM
Cardiovascular death 21 12 9 2.0 6.0 1.1
Non fatal myocardial infarction 30 6 24 2.9 3.7 3.2
Non fatal Stroke 20 6 14 1.9 3.4 2.1
Fatal and Non-Fatal events combined 71 24 47 6.8 13.1 6.4
  1. DM: Patients with a history of diabetes
  2. no DM: Patients without a history of diabetes