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Table 2 Relationship between pre- catheterization predictive characteristics sociodemographic or clinical, and cardiac intervention (percutaneous coronary intervention/ coronary artery bypass graft)

From: Interventional cardiac catheterization predictors at Al-Arabi heart Center in Palestine in 2017

  Intervention
(N = 940)
No intervention
(N = 610)
P-value
Mean Age in years (SD) 59.87 (10.7) 54.53 (12.3) < 0.001
Gender    < 0.001
 Male — N (%) 739 (64.8) 401 (35.2)  
 Female — N (%) 209 (51.0) 201 (49.0)  
ECG (%)    < 0.001
 Normal — N (%) 142 (47.8) 155 (52.2)  
 St-elevation — N (%) 320 (68.7) 147 (31.3)  
 ST-depression — N (%) 126 (64.6) 69 (35.4)  
 T wave inversion — N (%) 175 (62.1) 107 (37.9)  
 Others — N (%) 170 (57.6) 125 (42.4)  
Previous catheterization — N (%) 446 (73.8) 158 (26.2) < 0.001
Diabetes mellitus — N (%) 420 (67.0) 208 (33.0) < 0.001
Hypertension — N (%) 537 (63.6) 307 (36.4) 0.009
Troponin positive — N (%) 295 (83.6) 58 (16.4) < 0.001
CK-MB — N (%) 253 (78.3) 70 (21.7) < 0.001