Table 2

Short-Term Outcomes for STEMI Patients Undergoing Stent Placement in New York from October 2003 to December 2004

OutcomeBMS (n = 772)DES (n = 1,154)p Value
Observed in-hospital mortality rate (%)2.461.390.12
Risk-adjusted in-hospital mortality rate (%)2.391.420.14
Observed same-stay CABG rate (%)1.040.520.27
Risk-adjusted same-stay CABG rate (%)1.020.530.35

CABG = coronary artery bypass graft; other abbreviations as in Table 1.