Table 3.

Cardiovascular events

n (%)
Nonfatal events50 (81)
Cardiac events24 (39)
    new onset angina, conservative9 (15)
    new onset angina, invasive therapy5 (8)
    myocardial infarction8 (13)
    ventricular arrhythmia2 (3)
Ischemic CVA6 (10)
Peripheral vascular disease20 (32)
    thoracic aorta3 (5)
    abdominal aorta8 (13)
    carotid artery3 (5)
    lower limbs6 (10)
Fatal cardiovascular events12 (19)
    heart failure1 (2)
    myocardial infarction2 (3)
    sudden death, in hospital2 (3)
    sudden death, out of hospital7 (11)