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Table 2 Incidence of major cardiovascular events (MACE) following a transfemoral amputation

From: The risk of major cardiovascular events for adults with transfemoral amputation

Amputation Etiology Cohort MACE total (%) Coronary artery bypass Graft (%) Ischemic heart disease (%) Myocardial infarction (%) Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (%) Coronary stent placement (%) Cardiac arrest (%)
Dysvascular TFA, n = 107 71 (66.4) 3 (4.2) 7 (9.9) 52 (73.2) 2 (2.8) 0 (0) 7 (9.9)
Controls, n = 1070 423 (39.5) 23 (5.4) 110 (26.0) 235 (55.6) 12 (2.8) 2 (0.5) 41 (9.7)
Trauma/Cancer TFA, n = 55 11 (20.0) 1 (9.1) 1 (9.1) 7 (63.6) 1 (9.1) 0 (0) 1 (9.1)
Controls, n = 550 88 (16.0) 4 (4.5) 17 (19.3) 46 (5.2) 8 (9.1) 0 (0) 13 (14.8)
  1. NB: Events and percentages represent the respective proportion of those individuals experiencing a MACE