Table 1.

Number of all and fatal atherothrombotic events (myocardial infarction, stroke, mesenteric ischemia) according to quintiles of plasma sCD154 concentrations at study entrya

QuintilesCD154 RangeAll Atherothrombotic EventsFatal Atherothrombotic Events
First0.14 to 6.4150
Second6.42 to 8.28146
Third8.29 to 10.0693
Fourth10.07 to 11.97195
Fifth11.98 to 19.41196
  • a Soluble CD154 (sCD154) values are expressed as ng/ml.