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Table 6 Primary and secondary endpoints

From: Type 2 diabetes is independently associated with all-cause mortality secondary to ventricular tachyarrhythmias

  Before matching (n = 2411) After matching (n = 894)
Non-diabetics (n = 1798; 75%) Diabetics (n = 613; 25%) p value Non-diabetics (n = 447; 50%) Diabetics (n = 447; 50%) p value
Primary endpoint, n (%)
 All cause-mortality, at 2 years 651 (36) 314 (51) 0.001 146 (33) 204 (46) 0.001
Secondary endpoints, n (%)
 Cardiac death, at 24 h 308 (17) 119 (19) 0.201 47 (11) 63 (14) 0.103
 All cause-mortality, at 30 days 488 (27) 202 (33) 0.006 87 (19) 120 (27) 0.009
 In-hospital death, at index 502 (28) 211 (34) 0.002 91 (20) 126 (28) 0.006
 All-cause mortality, after discharge 149 (8) 103 (17) 0.001 55 (12) 78 (17) 0.050
 Rehospitalization for ventricular tachyarrhythmias 120 (9) 35 (9) 0.737 32 (9) 25 (8) 0.574
Follow up times
 Hospitalization total; days [median (IQR)] 10 (4–18) 13 (6–23) 0.008 12 (7–23) 14 (7–24) 0.277
 ICU time; days [median (IQR)] 2 (0–7) 4 (1–9) 0.001 3 (0–8) 4 (1–9) 0.005
 Follow-up; days [mean; median (range)] 1488; 1087; (0–5106) 1005; 299 (0–5106) 0.001 1650; 1434 (0–5004) 1158; 541 (0–5106) 0.008
  1. ICU invasive care unit, IQR interquartile range