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Table 4 QCA and OCT characteristics among ARPG groups

From: The association between glucose-related variables and plaque morphology in patients with ST-segment elevated myocardial infarction

ARPG group (mmol/L) < 6.1 ≥ 6.1, < 7.0 ≥ 7.1, < 11.1 ≥ 11.1
N = 117 N = 144 N = 412 N = 199
QCA
 MLD (mm) 0.79 (0.64–1.08) 0.83 (0.66–1.10) 0.87 (0.65–1.10) 0.78 (0.62–0.99)
 RVD (mm) 2.69 ± 0.58 2.69 ± 0.51 2.70 ± 0.58 2.59 ± 0.50
 DS (%) 69.00 (61.00–76.00) 68.00 (61.00–74.00) 67.00 (60.00–75.00) 69.00 (63.00–75.00)
 LL (mm) 22.39 ± 8.69 21.21 ± 8.18 21.73 ± 8.42 22.36 ± 11.26
OCT
 Plaque rupture* 73 (62.39%) 101 (70.14%) 321 (77.91%) 161 (80.90%)
 Culprit vessel
  RCA 34 (29.06%) 61 (42.36%) 171 (41.50%) 77 (38.69%)
  LAD 66 (56.41%) 70 (48.61%) 211 (51.21%) 102 (51.26%)
  LCX 17 (14.53%) 13 (9.03%) 30 (7.28%) 20 (10.05%)
 Culprit site
  Proximal 41 (35.04%) 55 (38.19%) 189 (45.87%) 90 (45.23%)
  Middle 54 (46.15%) 56 (38.89%) 160 (38.83%) 68 (34.17%)
  Distal 22 (18.80%) 33 (22.92%) 63 (15.29%) 41 (20.60%)
 Multivessel lesion 67 (57.26%) 93 (64.58%) 279 (67.72%) 137 (68.84%)
 Lesion length 16.84 ± 6.44 17.49 ± 5.95 16.93 ± 6.53 17.51 ± 6.75
 Lipid length* 8.95 ± 6.11 10.67 ± 6.04 9.83 ± 6.52 10.88 ± 6.29
 Mean lipid arc* 170.45 (0.00–235.54) 196.78 (0.00–253.35) 188.55 (0.00–245.77) 210.66 (158.92–257.20)
 Max lipid arc* 222.10 (0.00–360.00) 299.60 (0.00–360.00) 290.65 (0.00–360.00) 324.60 (212.95–360.00)
 Minimal FCT 0.02 (0.00–0.05) 0.03 (0.00–0.04) 0.03 (0.00–0.04) 0.03 (0.02–0.04)
 TCFA* 62 (52.99%) 86 (60.99%) 238 (58.33%) 140 (70.35%)
 Chole- crystal 43 (36.75%) 63 (44.68%) 172 (42.16%) 89 (44.95%)
 Microchannel 40 (34.19%) 34 (24.11%) 113 (27.70%) 53 (26.63%)
 Thrombus length 4.80 (2.70–7.90) 5.50 (3.40–8.90) 5.10 (3.00–7.88) 5.50 (2.90–8.78)
 Thrombus type
  None 9 (7.69%) 12 (8.45%) 38 (9.27%) 20 (10.10%)
  White 55 (47.01%) 73 (51.41%) 214 (52.20%) 84 (42.21%)
  Red 2 (1.71%) 5 (3.52%) 10 (2.44%) 1 (0.50%)
  Mix 51 (43.59%) 52 (36.62%) 148 (36.10%) 93 (46.73%)
  1. Data presented as Mean (SD) Median (Q1–Q3)/N (%)
  2. ARPG admission random plasma glucose, Chole-crystal cholesterol crystal, DS the degree of stenosis, FCT thickness of fibrotic cap, LAD left anterior descending branch, LCX left circumflex branch, LL lesion length, MLD minimal lumen diameter, OCT optical coherence tomography, QCA quantitative coronary angiography, RCA right coronary artery, RVD reference vessel diameter, TCFA thin-cap fibroatheroma
  3. *P value < 0.05