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Polyvascular Disease in Patients Presenting with Acute Coronary Syndrome: Its Predictors and Outcomes

Table 6

Risk factors and in-hospital mortality in patients with versus without polyvascular disease presenting with acute coronary syndrome in different clinical studies.

GRACE (n = 32735) [7]MASCARA (n = 6745) [9]GULFRACE-2 ( đť‘› = 7 6 8 9 ) ALLIANCE (n = 8904) [6]
APolyVD (15.6%)APolyVD (16.6%)APolyVD (5.6%)APolyVD (13%)

Patients %847628396294140.687841
Age (mean yrs)6471737367707372566365666572
Diabetes mellitus2238344228494352387761821934
Renal failureN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A3201030312


A: acute coronary syndrome (ACS) alone; B: ACS plus peripheral arterial disease (PAD); C: ACS plus cerebrovascular disease (CVD); D: ACS plus PAD plus CVD; PolyVD: polyvascular disease, all categorical variables represents in percentage (%); DM: diabetes mellitus; N/A: data not available; *prior/current smoking. Data were collected from [6, 7, 9].

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