Table 2a.

Occurrence of all-cause death, MACE, and CBV events by quartiles of hsCRPa

OccurrenceQuartile 1 (<0.63)Quartile 2 (0.63 to 1.53)Quartile 3 (1.54 to 3.68)Quartile 4 (≥3.69)
All-cause death476/60 (12.3)479/79 (16.5)479/93 (19.4)476/122 (25.6)
    patients/events (%)P = 0.088P = 0.006P < 0.001
MACE476/52 (10.9)479/71 (14.8)479/74 (15.4)476/90 (18.9)
    patients/events (%)P = 0.056P = 0.035P < 0.001
CBV events476/33 (6.9)479/49 (10.2)479/52 (10.9)476/42 (8.8)
    patients/events (%)P = 0.052P = 0.025P = 0.153
  • a Data expressed as number of patients in quartile/number of events (%). Significance versus first quartile.

    CBV events, cerebrovascular events.