Table 2b.

Occurrence of all-cause death, MACE, and CBV events by quartiles of IL-6a

OccurrenceQuartile 1 (<1.57)Quartile 2 (1.57 to 2.38)Quartile 3 (2.39 to 3.74)Quartile 4 (≥3.75)
All-cause death444/46 (10.4)428/60 (14.0)437/70 (16.0)440/132 (30.0)
    patients/events (%)P = 0.117P = 0.012P < 0.001
MACE444/45 (10.1)428/58 (13.6)437/65 (14.9)440/87 (19.8)
    patients/events (%)P = 0.134P = 0.028P < 0.001
CBV events444/25 (5.6)428/34 (7.9)437/46 (10.5)440/58 (13.2)
    patients/eventsP = 0.172P = 0.005P < 0.000
  • a Data expressed as number of patients in quartile/number of events (%). Significance versus first quartile.