Table 4

Angiographic characteristics and procedural information

Procedural findings
Time from symptoms to PCI (hours)3.7 (2.4–5.6)
Catheterisation access (%)
Single-vessel coronary disease (%)53
Single-vessel coronary PCI (%)74
Infarct-related coronary artery (%)
 Left main4
 Left anterior descending41
Thrombus aspiration (%)14
TIMI flow grade after procedure (%)
Coronary stenting (%)
Procedure success (%)
 Successful PCI86
 Failed PCI11
 Complicated PCI3
Use of protection device (%)2
IABP (%)0
Use of inotropes during procedure (%)26
  • BMS, bare metal stent; CABG, coronary artery bypass graft; DES, drug-eluting stent; IABP, intra-aortic balloon pump; PCI, percutaneous coronary intervention; POBA, plain old balloon angioplasty; TIMI, thrombolysis in myocardial infarction.