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Table 4 Timing/target vessels in PPCI cohort and 30-day mortality

From: Primary percutaneous coronary intervention in nonagenarians: is it worthwhile?

Variables 30-Day mortality (n = 10) Discharged alive (n = 32) P value
Symptom onset to balloon time (mins) 268.4 ± 234.2 242.9 ± 123.9 0.44
Door to balloon time (mins) 38.2 ± 13.3 37.2 ± 14.4 0.62
Cardiogenic shock 3 (30.0) 1 (3.1) 0.036
NSTEMI 1 (10.0) 0 (0) 0.24
STEMI 9 (90.0) 32 (100) 0.24
Anterior ECG changes 3/9 (33.3) 16 (50.0) 0.47
Inferior ECG changes 6/9 (66.7) 11 (34.4) 0.13
Lateral ECG changes 0 (0) 4 (12.5) 0.56
Posterior ECG changes 0 (0) 1 (3.1)  > 0.99
Culprit vessel
LMS 0 (0) 1 (3.1)  > 0.99
RCA 6 (60.0) 11 (34.4) 0.27
LCx 0 (0) 4 (12.5) 0.56
LAD 4 (40.0) 15 (46.9)  > 0.99
Intermediate 0 (0) 1 (3.1)  > 0.99
  1. Values in bold demonstrate statistically significant results (p < 0.05)
  2. PPCI primary percutaneous coronary intervention, NSTEMI non ST elevation myocardial infarction, STEMI ST elevation myocardial infarction, LMS left main stem, RCA right coronary artery, LCx left circumflex artery, LAD left anterior descending artery
  3. ± values are mean ± standard deviation. Values in brackets are (%)