Table 1

Metrics of Computed Tomography Angiographic Low Attenuation Plaques Associated With Future Coronary Events

ACSNo ACSp ValueACS 0–12 MonthsACS 12–24 Monthsp Value
LAP volume (mm2)
 Mean ± SE3.2 ± 0.50.5 ± 0.2<0.0014.7 ± 0.512.0 ± 0.6<0.001
 95% CI2.3–4.10.2–0.93.6–5.76.6–2.4
LAP area/plaque area (%)
 Mean ± SE21.4 ± 3.77.7 ± 1.5<0.00131.5 ± 4.58.1 ± 5.2<0.001
 95% CI14.1–28.74.7–10.622.5–40.42.2–18.4

Data from Motoyama et al. (6).

ACS = acute coronary syndromes; CI = confidence interval; LAP = low attenuation plaques.