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Table 2 Angiographic data and selection of revascularization of study groups according to TIMI thrombus grade

From: The predictive value of MAPH score for determining thrombus burden in patients with non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction

  All group (n = 622) LTB (n = 339) HTB (n = 283) p value
Angiographic data, n (%)
Culprit vessel, n (%)
Left main 15 (2.4) 9 (2.7) 6 (2.1) 0.795
Left anterior descending 254 (40.8) 144 (42.5) 110 (38.9) 0.369
Left circumflex 167 (26.8) 87 (25.7) 80 (28.3) 0.469
Right coronary artery 139 (22.3) 75 (22.1) 64 (22.6) 0.923
Bypass graft 47 (7.6) 24 (7.1) 23 (8.1) 0.650
TIMI thrombus grade scale, n (% in all patients)
0 122 (19.6) 122 (36)   
1 40 (6.4) 40 (11.8)   
2 71 (11.4) 71 (20.8)   
3 106 (17) 106 (31.3)   
4 177 (28.5)   177 (62.5)  
5 106 (17)   106 (37.5)  
Selection of revascularization, n (%)
Coronary artery bypass grafting 39 (6.3) 20 (5.9) 19 (6.7) 0.741
Percutaneous coronary intervention 563 (90.5) 305 (90) 258 (91.2) 0.681
Medical therapy after coronary angiography 13 (2.1) 13 (3.8) 0  < 0.001*
  1. Data are expressed as number (percentage)
  2. TIMI thrombolysis in myocardial infarction
  3. *A value of p < 0.05 is statistically significant