Table 2

CEC-Adjudicated Cause of Death

Mortality DistributionTreatmentHazard Ratio
(95% CI)
p Value
CABG
(n = 610)
MED
(n = 602)
Total
(N = 1,212)
All-cause death218 (35.7)244 (40.5)462 (38.1)0.86 (0.72–1.04)0.12
 Cardiovascular (CEC)162 (26.6)189 (31.4)351 (29.0)0.83 (0.68–1.03)0.09
 Noncardiovascular (CEC)35 (5.7)32 (5.3)67 (5.5)1.03 (0.64–1.67)0.90
 Unknown (CEC)21 (3.4)23 (3.8)44 (3.6)0.87 (0.48–1.58)0.67

Values are n (%).

CABG = coronary artery bypass grafting; CEC = clinical events committee; CI = confidence interval; MED = medical therapy.