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Table 3 Cardiovascular events according to FMD

From: Prognostic significance of endothelial dysfunction in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention in the era of drug-eluting stents

  FMD <4.2 % (n = 40) FMD >4.2 % (n = 40) p
Cardiac death, n (%) 1 (2.5) 0 (0) 0.31
Non-fatal myocardial infarction, n (%) 0 (0) 0 (0)  
Stroke, n (%) 3 (7.5) 1 (2.5) 0.31
Revascularization, n (%) 19 (47.5) 9 (22.5) 0.02
In stent restenosis, n (%) 5 (12.5) 4 (10.0) 0.72
New lesion, n (%) 14 (35.0) 5 (12.5) 0.02
Critical limb ischemia, n (%) 1 (2.5) 0 (0) 0.31
Total, n (%) 24 (60.0) 10 (25.0) <0.01