Table 3

Mean cumulative total costs (£) from index admission to the 5-year follow-up

SITA
(n=1554)
BITA
(n=1548)
BITA vs SITA
Index12 48513 312827 (261 to 1392; 0.004)
Year 114 37015 5481178 (503 to 1854; 0.001)
Year 215 21416 3421128 (419 to 1837; 0.002)
Year 315 91917 1271209 (471 to 1947; 0.001)
Year 416 66917 8781209 (436 to 1981; 0.002)
Year 517 48018 6291149 (330 to 1968; 0.006)
  • SITA, single internal thoracic artery; BITA, bilateral internal thoracic artery.