Skip to main content

Advertisement

Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the patients.

From: Changes in heart failure medications in patients hospitalised and discharged

Characteristics n (%)
Total number of patients 77
Men 68 (88.3%)
Age; mean (M) standard deviation (SD) 67.3 (± 10.8)
Duration of hospital stay in days; M (SD) 18.3 (± 14.6)
Comorbidity  
   -Coronary heart disease (CHD) 40 (51.9)
   -Atrial fibrillation 25 (57.1)
   -Peripheral arterial disease 6 (7.8)
   -Diabetes 9 (11.7)
   -Chronic renal insufficiency 31 (40,2)
   -Obstructive lung disease 6 (7.8)
   -Gastrointestinal disorder 6 (7.8)
Reason for admission  
   -Progredient HF 32 (41.6)
   -Acute coronary syndrome 10 (13.0)
   -Acute tachyarrhythmia 21 (27.3)
   -Valvular disease 3 (3.9)
   -Elective intracardiac catheter 3 (3.9)
   -Other reasons 5 (6.5)
   -Reason unknown 3 (3.9)
NYHA – Class  
   -I 11 (14.3)
   -II 27 (35.1)
   -III 32 (41.6)
   -IV 7 (9.1)
Ejection fraction; M (SD) 31.4 (± 8.5)