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Table 1 Quantification of cardiac arrhythmia incidence

From: Empagliflozin protects the heart against ischemia/reperfusion-induced sudden cardiac death

Parameters CON (n = 13) Percentage (%) Empagliflozin (n = 15) Percentage (%) P value
Arrhythmia 13 100 7 46.7 0.0069
VT 13 100 6 40 0.0008
SVT (> 1 min) 8 61.5 2 13.3 0.0163
PVT 7 53.8 2 13.3 0.0418
AVB 11 84.6 6 40 0.0238
VF 7 53.8 0 0 0.0014
SCD 9 69.2 0 0 0.0001
  1. VT: ventricular tachycardia (VT); SVT: sustained VT (> 1 min VT); PVT: polymorphic VT; AVB: atrioventricular block; VF: ventricular fibrillation;. SCD: sudden cardiac death