Table 2—

Adverse clinical events occurring in the 1-year period after PTCA

Hp 1-1Hp 2-1Hp 2-2P
Restenosis34 (38%)115 (35%)107 (38%)0.72
Death7 (5.4%)28 (6.6%)15 (3.9%)0.22
Acute MI0 (0%)20 (4.7%)32 (8.4%)<0.0001
TVR21 (16.3%)82 (19.3%)91 (23.8%)0.040
Repeat PTCA18 (14%)73 (17.2%)83 (21.7%)0.029
MACE27 (20.9%)112 (26.4%)120 (31.4%)0.015
  • Data are n (%). Clinical events are for all 935 diabetic patients in the 1-year follow-up after stent placement, whereas restenosis was determined for the 695 of these patients who underwent repeat angiography.