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Table 3 Cardiovascular health score in heart transplant recipients, by time point and subgroup

From: Cardiovascular health in pediatric heart transplant patients

  Composite cardiovascular health scores
At listing 1 year post-transplant 3 years post-transplant 5 years post-transplant
N Mean (SD) High, N (%) Low, N (%) N Mean (SD) High, N (%) Low, N (%) N Mean (SD) High, N (%) Low, N (%) N Mean (SD) High, N (%) Low, N (%)
Overall 24 8.0 (1.0) 18 (75) 0 (0) 86 8.4 (1.5) 64 (74) 1 (1) 100 8.8 (1.3) 87 (87) 0 (0) 70 8.4 (1.5) 53 (76) 1 (1)
Males 14 8.0 (1.0) 10 (77) 0 (0) 51 8.4 (1.3) 39 (77) 0 (0) 56 8.8 (1.2) 50 (89) 0 (0) 38 8.4 (1.4) 28 (74) 0 (0)
Females 10 8.2 (1.6) 7 (7) 0 (0) 35 8.3 (1.7) 24 (71) 1 (3) 44 8.9 (1.4) 36 (84) 0 (0) 32 8.4 (1.6) 24 (77) 1 (3)
By age at transplant, years
 0–1 3 9.3 (0.6) 3 (100) 0 (0) 23 8.7 (1.3) 20 (87) 0 (0) 34 9.3 (1.0) 31 (91) 0 (0) 26 9.3 (0.8) 26 (100) 0 (0)
 2–5 2 8.5 (0.7) 2 (100) 0 (0) 11 8.5 (1.6) 8 (73) 0 (0) 15 9.2 (0.9) 15 (100) 0 (0) 11 8.0 (1.1) 6 (55) 0 (0)
 6–11 12 8.1 (1.6) 8 (67) 0 (0) 22 8.5 (1.3) 15 (71) 0 (0) 22 8.6 (1.4) 18 (86) 0 (0) 17 7.9 (1.4) 10 (63) 0 (0)
 12+ 7 8.0 (1.0) 4 (67) 0 (0) 30 8.0 (1.6) 20 (67) 1 (3) 29 8.3 (1.4) 22 (76) 0 (0) 16 7.8 (2.0) 10 (63) 1 (6)
By race/ethnicity
 NH White 12 8.6 (1.4) 9 (75) 0 (0) 47 8.7 (1.3) 38 (81) 0 (0) 57 8.5 (1.4) 53 (93) 0 (0) 37 8.7 (1.0) 32 (87) 0 (0)
 NH Black 6 8.2 (1.8) 4 (67) 0 (0) 19 8.0 (1.3) 12 (63) 0 (0) 18 8.4 (1.5) 15 (83) 0 (0) 12 8.3 (1.8.3) 8 (67) 0 (0)
 Hispanic 6 8.0 (1.0) 4 (80) 0 (0) 19 7.9 (1.9) 13 (68) 1 (5) 24 9.1 (1.1) 18 (75) 0 (0) 20 7.9 (2.0) 12 (60) 1 (5)
By cardiac diagnosis
 CM 11 8.0 (1.0) 8 (73) 0 (0) 50 8.4 (1.6) 37 (76) 1 (2) 58 8.8 (1.4) 48 (84) 0 (0) 42 8.5 (1.6) 32 (78) 1 (2)
 CHD 13 8.4 (1.5) 10 (77) 0 (0) 32 8.3 (1.3) 23 (72) 0 (0) 38 8.9 (1.0) 35 (92) 0 (0) 26 8.2 (1.3) 18 (69) 0 (0)
  1. CHD congenital heart disease, CM cardiomyopathy, NH non-Hispanic
  2. *Smoking metric not included