Table 2A

Geometric mean of high sensitive cardiac troponin T (hs-cTnT in ng/l) by dichotomous covariates and the ratio of geometric mean of hs-cTnT

Covariate present
CovariateYesNoRatiop Value
Demographic data
 Current smoker5.068.610.590.031
Clinical data
 ECG, q-wave10.837.641.420.360
 ECG, LVH16.887.652.210.170
 ECG, T-wave inv.11.857.391.600.119
 ECG, atrial fibrillation20.77.502.760.037
 Arterial HT8.446.651.270.250
 Long-term O2 treatment14.117.211.950.026
  • CAD, coronary artery disease; HT, hypertension; LVH, left ventricular hypertrophy.