Table 6

Independent predictors of the major adverse cardiovascular events during 1-year postdischarge in patients with STEMI/new LBBB and HR-UA/NSTEMI

VariableSTEMI/new LBBBUA/NSTEMI
OR (95% CI)p ValueOR (95% CI)p Value
Ischaemic-type chest pain0.24 (0.09 to 0.62)0.003
Heart rate (bpm)1.01 (1.000 to 1.016)0.048
Diabetes mellitus2.23 (1.64 to 3.03)<0.0001
Hx of PCI before admission1.61 (1.06 to 2.44)0.025
Revascularisation*0.356 (0.233 to 0.543)<0.0001
LVEF <40%1.69 (1.03 to 2.75)0.036
  • *PCI or CABG during index hospitalisation.

  • CABG, coronary artery bypass grafting surgery; HR-UA, high-risk unstable angina; Hx, history; LBBB, left bundle branch block; LVEF, left ventricular ejection fraction; NSTEMI, non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction; PCI, percutaneous coronary intervention; STEMI, ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.