Table 4

Cardiac and hypertensive complications stratified according to CoA characteristics

0
n=204
1
n=89
2
n=10
P value
MACE9 (4.4)3 (3.4)1 (10.0)0.611
Hypertensive disorders8 (3.9)8 (9)0 (0)0.153
  • P value was calculated between the risk categories, using a χ2 test.

  • 0=no prior hypertension and repaired coarctation; 1=prior hypertension or unrepaired coarctation; 2=prior hypertension and unrepaired coarctation.

  • CoA, aortic coarctation; MACE, major adverse cardiac event.