Table 1

Patient characteristics

CharacteristicsValues
Age (years)65.0±10.9
Sex (male)20 (76.9)
Diabetes mellitus10 (38.5)
Hypertension16 (61.5)
Hyperlipidaemia20 (76.9)
Smoking18 (69.2)
Obesity (BMI ≥25)10 (38.5)
Culprit vessel
 LAD13 (50.0)
 LCx3 (11.5)
 RCA10 (38.5)
Q-MI13 (50.0)
Peak CK (IU/l)3029±2981
Killip class ≥24 (15.4)
Rentrop grade ≥II8 (30.8)
TIMI flow grade (before PCI) ≤115 (57.7)
TIMI flow grade (after PCI) ≥323 (88.5)
  • Data are presented as mean±SD or n (%).

  • BMI, body mass index; CK, creatine kinase; MI, myocardial infarction; LAD, left anterior descending artery; LCx, left circumflex artery; RCA, right coronary artery; TIMI, Thrombosis in Myocardial Infarction.