Table 2

Events at the 1-year follow-up for patients of different sexes

Total N=2073Male N=1137Female N=936P value
Rehospitalisation823 (39.70%)468 (41.16%)355 (37.93%)0.134
Reasons0.425
 Stroke22 (2.67%)10 (2.14%)12 (3.38%)0.273
 New AF15 (1.82%)6 (1.28%)9 (2.54%)0.183
 Heart failure322 (39.13%)173 (36.97%)149 (41.97%)0.145
 AMI16 (1.94%)9 (1.92%)7 (1.97%)0.960
 Haemorrhage2 (0.24%)1 (0.21%)1 (0.28%)1.000
 Thromboembolism3 (0.36%)1 (0.21%)2 (0.56%)0.810
 Renal failure5 (0.61%)3 (0.64%)2 (0.56%)1.000
 Pacemaker5 (0.61%)2 (0.43%)3 (0.85%)0.756
 Prosthesis dysfunction8 (0.97%)3 (0.64%)5 (1.41%)0.452
 Others272 (33.05%)164 (35.04%)108 (30.42%)0.163
 Missing data153 (18.59%)96 (20.51%)57 (16.06%)0.104
Mortality189 (9.12%)105 (9.23%)84 (8.97%)0.838
Reasons0.378
 Cardiac death119 (62.96%)71 (67.62%)48 (57.14%)0.138
 Non-cardiac death13 (6.88%)7 (6.67%)6 (7.14%)0.898
 Unknown18 (9.52%)10 (9.52%)8 (9.52%)1.000
 Missing data39 (20.63%)17 (16.19%)22 (26.19%)0.091
  • AF, atrial fibrillation; AMI, acute myocardial infarction.