Table 3

The odds ratio for male sex for case fatality 0 to 28 days after acute myocardial infarction, according to age and country from 1987 to 1996

Odds ratio (95% CI)
Age group (years)DenmarkSweden
30–540.85 (0.79 to 0.92)0.90 (0.84 to 0.97)
55–640.99 (0.93 to 1.07)1.07 (1.01 to 1.13)
65–741.03 (0.99 to 1.08)1.17 (1.13 to 1.21)
75–941.07 (1.03 to 1.11)1.16 (1.13 to 1.19)