Table 2

First occurrence of outcomes during different study phases

During ACCORDPost-ACCORD aloneFull follow-up from randomization
Intensive (n = 5,128)Standard (n = 5,123)Intensive (n = 4,270)Standard (n = 4,331)Intensive (n = 5,128)Standard (n = 5,123)
Outcomen%n%n%n%n%n%
Primary outcome54610.658211.43508.23488.089617.393018.3
Death3917.63276.458913.865115.098019.197819.1
Nonfatal MI3035.93607.01413.31323.04448.74929.6
Nonfatal stroke1192.31422.81082.51192.72274.42615.1
CVD1853.61252.41794.21804.23647.13056.0
Primary outcome or death72214.175314.768516.071916.61,40727.41,47228.7
Primary outcome, Revasc, CHF1,21023.61,26924.849011.552312.11,70033.21,79235.0
Fatal CHD, MI, UA60611.864712.62926.83147.389817.596118.8
Any stroke1282.51502.91142.71242.92424.72745.4
CHF hospitalization2334.52034.01072.51533.53406.63567.0
Causes of death
 Fatal MI297.4144.3111.971.1404.1212.2
 Fatal stroke82.182.550.950.8131.3131.3
 Unexpected, presumed CVD8221.06519.9478.0456.912913.211011.3
 CHF225.692.8213.6192.9434.4282.9
 Documented arrhythmia41.030.940.720.380.850.5
 Other cardiovascular4010.2268.09115.510215.713113.412813.1
 Cancer9524.38927.26811.57711.816316.616617.0
 Non-CVD/noncancer9524.39529.100.000.0959.7959.7
 Other non-CVD or unknown102.6175.222738.525138.623724.226827.4
Uncertain*61.510.311519.514322.012112.414414.7
  • CHD, coronary heart disease; CHF, congestive heart failure; CVD, cardiovascular death; MI, myocardial infarction; Revasc, revascularization; UA, unstable angina.

  • *Identified using the National Death Index.