Table 1

Total Number of MACE According to Plaque Subtype

Nonculprit Lesion MACE/TotalCulprit Lesion MACE/TotalLog-Rank p Value
VHPIT1/132 (0.8%)0/17 (0%)0.30
VHFCa1/92 (1.1%)0/8 (0%)0.54
Noncalcified VHThCFA2/100 (2%)1/17 (5.9%)0.43
Calcified VHThCFA1/46 (2.2%)0/8 (0%)0.93
Noncalcified VHTCFA5/175 (2.9%)3/35 (8.6%)0.045
Calcified VHTCFA3/386 (0.8%)2/80 (2.5%)0.16
Total13/931 (1.4%)6/165 (3.6%)0.003

Values are n/N (%).

MACE = major adverse cardiac event; VHFCa = virtual histology intravascular ultrasound fibrocalcific plaque; VHPIT = virtual histology intravascular ultrasound pathological intimal thickening; VHTCFA = virtual histology intravascular ultrasound thin-capped fibroatheroma; VHThCFA = virtual histology intravascular ultrasound thick-capped fibroatheroma.