Table 1

Baseline characteristics of the study population

Baseline characteristicsNo of patients (n=89)
Age (years)66.2±9.8
Males (%)78 (88)
Median follow-up time (months)66.3 (52.3; 77)
Presentation (%)
 Chronic coronary syndrome58 (65)
 Acute coronary syndrome31 (35)
 STEMI
 NSTEMI
Cardiovascular risk factors (%)
 Arterial hypertension (%)67 (75)
 Diabetes mellitus (%)24 (27)
 Dyslipidaemia (%)70 (79)
 Current smoking (%)49 (55)
Previous MI (%)42 (47)
Previous CABG (%)9 (10)
Antithrombotics (%)
 Aspirin88 (99)
 Clopidogrel59 (66)
 Ticagrelor14 (16)
 Prasugrel16 (18)
 Oral anticoagulant3 (3.4)
Access (%)
 Radial74 (83)
 Femoral15 (17)
  • Data are mean (SD), median (IQR) or number (percentage), as appropriate.

  • CABG, coronary artery bypass grafting; MI, myocardial infarction; NSTEMI, non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction; STEMI, ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.