Table 4

Details regarding coronary angiography and intervention in the conservative group

CharacteristicConservative (n=56)
Days from inclusion to angiography130
Coronary angiographic and interventional data at index event, n (%)
 Three-vessel disease or left main19 (34)
 Two-vessel disease20 (36)
 One-vessel disease13 (23)
 Calcification, no significant stenosis4 (7)
 Normal0 (0)
No previous CABG51
 Left main lesion9 (18)
 LAD lesion35 (67)
 CX lesion29 (57)
 RCA lesion27 (53)
Previous CABG5
 Left main lesion4 (80)
 LAD lesion5 (100)
 CX lesion5 (100)
 RCA lesion5 (100)
 Occluded graft/LIMA4/0
 PCI33 (59)
 BMS (% of total PCI)13 (39)
 DES (% of total PCI)19 (58)
 POBA (% of total PCI)1 (3)
CABG0 (0)
Medical treatment only23 (41)
Chronic total occlusion22
No. of treated lesions per patient1.6
No. of stents implanted per patient2.3
Total stent length per patient in mm38
Receipt of allocated stent type100%
  • BMS, bare metal stent; CABG, coronary artery bypass graft; CX, ramus circumflexus; DES, drug-eluting stent; LAD, left anterior descending artery; LIMA, Left Internal Mammary Artery; PCI, percutaneous coronary intervention; POBA, plain old balloon angioplasty; RCA, right coronary artery.