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Table 2 Clinical characteristics of rAAA patients in 2000–2004 [14], 2006–2010 and 2010–2014

From: Decreasing incidence of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm already before start of screening

Study Acosta et al. Before start of screening After start of screening P-value
2000–2004 2006–2010 2010–2014
N (%) N (%) N (%)
Age     
 - 59 3 (2) 4 (5) 0  
 60–69 29 (21) 14 (19) 5 (10)  
 70–79 57 (41) 30 (40) 18 (36)  
 80+ 51 (36) 28 (37) 27 (54) 0.168
Gender     
 Male 115 (82) 59 (78) 38 (76) 0.565
Autopsy     
 Clinical 54 (40) 16 (21) 16 (36) 0.104
 Forensic 9 (6) 5 (7) 4 (9)
Deaths from rAAA 103 (74) 43 (57) 35 (70) 0.014
Total 140 (100) 76 (100) 50 (100) -