Table 4

Summary Estimates of Rates After a Negative Test and Negative Predictive Value for Myocardial Infarction or Cardiac Death for Women and Men in Exercise Myocardial Perfusion Imaging and Exercise Echo

Exercise Imaging ModalitynMean Follow-Up (Months)Summary Event Rate After Negative Test (%) (95% CI)Negative Predictive Value (%) (95% CI)Annualized Event Rate (%)
MPI
 All2,900321.03 (0.70–1.48)99.0 (98.5–99.3)0.58
 Women1,443320.69 (0.33–1.27)99.3 (98.7–99.7)0.33
 Men1,457201.37 (0.84–2.12)98.6 (97.9–99.2)0.82
Echo
 All5,94637.63.23 (2.70–3.82)96.8 (96.2–97.3)1.03
 Women2,54737.62.34 (1.71–3.13)97.7 (96.9–98.3)0.75
 Men3,39937.63.90 (3.12–4.81)96.1 (95.2–96.9)1.24

Abbreviations as in Tables 1 and 3.