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Table 2 Cardiac characteristics of patients admitted to ICU post PPCI. Results are expressed as mean (SD) unless otherwise denoted

From: Clinical outcomes of patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction requiring the intensive care unit

  All Patients Outcome
Survivor Non-survivor Sign
Total number of patients (%) 101 (100) 67 (66.3) 34 (33.7)  
STEMI, no (%) 91 (90.1) 58 (57.4) 33 (32.7) 0.158
MI territory
 Anterior, no (%) 61 (61.0) 42 (42.0) 19 (19.0) 0.667
 Inferior, no (%) 38 (38.0) 26 (26.0) 12 (12.0) 1.000
 Lateral, no (%) 32 (32.0) 22 (22.0) 10 (10.0) 1.000
 RV involvement, no (%) 5 (5.0) 1 (1.0) 4 (4.0) 0.040
Peak troponin, ng/L med (IQR) 38.9 (13.7–40.0) 26.8 (10.9–40.0) 40.0 (19.1–626.0) 0.146
LV systolic function
 Normal, no (%) 10 (11.6) 8 (9.3) 2 (2.3) 0.488
 Mild dysfunction, no (%) 26 (30.2) 21 (24.4) 5 (5.8) 0.093
 Moderate dysfunction, no (%) 22 (25.6) 17 (19.8) 5 (5.8) 0.309
 Severe dysfunction, no (%) 28 (32.6) 14 (16.3) 14 (16.3) 0.037
Thrombolysis pre-PPCI, no (%) 1 (1.0) 1 (1.0) 0 (0.0) 1.000
Angiogram, (successful completion) no (%) 99 (98.0) 67 (66.3) 32 (31.7) 0.111
PCI performed (successful completion), no (%) 91 (90.1) 62 (61.4) 29 (28.7) 0.298
IABP in cath lab, no (%) 50 (49.5) 28 (27.7) 22 (21.8) 0.036
Number of diseased vessels, med (IQR) 2 (1–3) 2 (1–3) 2 (2–3) 0.514
Left main stem disease, no (%) 14 (14.1) 8 (8.1) 6 (6.1) 0.371
TIMI flow, med (IQR) 3 (2–3) 3 (2–3) 3 (2–3) 0.862
Symptom onset to device time (min, med (IQR) 210 (155–332) 219 (159–328) 200 (150–350) 0.665