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Table 2 Procedural data

From: Relationships of coronary culprit-plaque characteristics with duration of diabetes mellitus in acute myocardial infarction: an intravascular optical coherence tomography study

Variables Non-DM (n = 184) Short-DM (n = 64) Long-DM (n = 31) P value
Angiographic findings
 Culprit vessels 0.663
  LAD 88 (47.8) 31 (48.4) 16 (51.6)  
  LCX 23 (12.5) 4 (6.3) 2 (6.5)  
  RCA 73 (39.7) 29 (45.3) 13 (41.9)  
 Coronary artery lesions 0.099
  SVD 55 (30.7) 15 (23.4) 3 (10.0)  
  DVD 62 (34.6) 20 (31.3) 12 (40.0)  
  TVD 62 (34.6) 29 (45.3) 15 (50.0)  
 LM disease 5 (2.7) 0 1 (3.2) 0.428
 Multivessel disease 124 (69.3) 49 (76.6) 27 (90.0) 0.043*
Procedures
 Aspiration 150 (81.5) 48 (75.0) 24 (77.4) 0.484
 Pre-dilation 108 (58.7) 45 (70.3) 20 (64.5) 0.249
 Pre-TIMI flow ≤ 1 135 (73.4) 41 (64.1) 20 (64.5) 0.268
  1. Data are presented as number (%)
  2. DVD double vessel disease, LAD left anterior descending artery, LCX left circumflex artery, LM left main coronary artery, Long-DM patients with a long duration of diabetes, Non-DM patients without diabetes, RCA right coronary artery, Short-DM patients with a short duration of diabetes, SVD single vessel disease, TVD triple vessel disease
  3. * P < 0.05