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Table 3 Patients course during hospitalization; Egypt vs. other countries

From: Presentation, management, and outcomes of STEMI in Egypt: results from the European Society of Cardiology Registry on ST elevation myocardial infarction

 Egypt
(n = 1356)
Other countries
(n = 7420)
p value
Last LV ejection fraction before discharge mean (±Std)50.4 (± 9.6)47.4 (± 10.4)< 0.001 (S)
Most serious bleeding84/1356 (6.19%)350/7414 (4.72%)0.001(S)
Any transfusion6/1356 (0.44%)115/7418 (1.55%)0.001(S)
Cerebrovascular accident19/1356 (1.40%)73/7418 (0.98%)0.166(NS)
Hemorrhagic cerebrovascular accident4/1356 (0.29%)16/7418 (0.22%)0.460(NS)
Staged PCI168/1337 (12.57%)1481/6859 (21.59%)< 0.001(S)
CABG26/1355 (1.92%)186/7418 (2.51%)0.194(NS)
Re-infarction11/1356 (0.81%)101/7418 (1.36%)0.097(NS)
Definite stent thrombosis9/1350 (0.67%)93/7396 (1.26%)< 0.001(S)
Mechanical complications5/1356 (0.37%)65/7418 (0.88%)0.053(NS)
Heart failure151/1356 (11.14%)2043/6967 (29.32%)< 0.001(S)
Atrial fibrillation47/1356 (3.47%)677/7417 (9.13%)< 0.001(S)
ECG rhythm AF at discharge15/1293 (1.16%)247/6700 (3.69%)< 0.001(S)