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Table 4 Clinical features of patients with acute myocardial infarction

From: Aerobic exercise, but not isometric handgrip exercise, improves endothelial function and arterial stiffness in patients with myocardial infarction undergoing coronary intervention: a randomized pilot study

  AE (n = 10) IE (n = 10) p value
Primary PCI    0.931
 RCA (1 stent) 2 2  
 ADA (1 stent) 3 3  
 CXA (1 stent) 2 1  
 RCA, ADA and CXA (3 stents) 2 2  
 RCA, ADA (2 stents) 1 1  
 ADA, ADA (2 stents) 0 1  
Primary PCI timing    0.146
 6–12 h 3 4  
 12–18 h 1 0  
 18–24 h 0 2  
 24–48 h 1 3  
 > 48 h 5 1  
  1. AE, aerobic exercise session; IE, isometric exercise session; PCI, percutaneous coronary intervention; RCA, right coronary artery; ADA, anterior descending artery; CXA, circumflex artery. Student's t-test for independent samples or the chi-square test were used when applicable; p < 0.05