Table 3

Cause of Death: Cardiovascular Subclassifications

Mortality DistributionTreatment
CABG
(n = 610, 218)
MED
(n = 602, 244)
Total
(N = 1,212, 462)
Cardiovascular (CEC)162 (26.6, 74.3)189 (31.4, 77.5)351 (29.0, 76.0)
 Sudden74 (12.1, 33.9)99 (16.4, 40.6)173 (14.3, 37.4)
 Pump failure33 (5.4, 15.1)49 (8.1, 20.1)82 (6.8, 17.7)
 MI1 (0.2, 0.5)13 (2.2, 5.3)14 (1.2, 3.0)
 CVA11 (1.8, 5.0)12 (2.0, 4.9)23 (1.9, 5.0)
 Cardiac procedure28 (4.6, 12.8)9 (1.5, 3.7)37 (3.1, 8.0)
 Other cardiovascular14 (2.3, 6.4)7 (1.2, 2.9)21 (1.7, 4.5)

Values are n (% of patients, % of deaths).

CVA = cerebrovascular; MI = myocardial infarction; other abbreviations as in Table 2.