Table 4

Events at 30 days and one year of follow up

Fibrinolysis (n=99)Angioplasty (n=103)p Value
Primary end points at 30 days
    Death12 (12.1%)8 (7.8%)0.30
    Reinfarction2 (2.0%)3 (2.9%)1.00
    Composite (death + reinfarction)14 (14.1%)11 (10.7%)0.46
Other cardiac events at 30 days
    Angina11 (11.1%)3 (2.9%)0.027
    Heart failure14 (14.1%)19 (18.4%)0.41
    Target vessel revascularisation27 (27.3%)11 (10.7%)0.003
Primary end points at one year
    Death18 (18.2%)10 (9.7%)0.08
    Reinfarction13 (13.1%)8 (7.8%)0.21
    Composite (death + reinfarction)31 (31.3%)18 (17.5%)0.022
Other cardiac events at one year
    Angina24 (24.2%)20 (19.4%)0.41
    Heart failure17 (17.2%)22 (21.4%)0.45
    Target vessel revascularisation36 (36.4%)20 (19.4%)0.007