Table 1

Frequency of Ischemia-Related Adverse Clinical Events

Angina-Guided Strategy (n = 183)Ischemia-Guided Strategy (n = 183)Revascularization Strategy (n = 192)All Patients (n = 558)
By 1 year
 Any ischemic event2915.92513.7199.97313.1
 Nonfatal MI88521
 Ischemia-related hospital admissiona13141441
Details of clinical events and combinations
 Death, MI, CABG0101
 Death, MI2002
 Death, CABG1001
 Death, PTCA1001
 MI, CABG57214
 MI, PTCA1113
 Ischemic event,aPTCA, CABG1304
 Ischemic event,aCABG37313
 Ischemic event,aPTCA43411
 Ischemic eventa51713
  • a Ischemia-related hospital admission classified by the Mortality and Morbidity Classification Committee as due to exacerbation of ischemia and tabulated as an ischemic event. CABG = coronary artery bypass graft surgery; MI = myocardial infarction; PTCA = percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty.