Table 2.

In-hospital mortality rates of patients hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction. Data are percentage (no.).

ControlDMSLESLE and DM
Men
  Black5.6 (25,298)6.0 (11,020)15.2 (46)0.0* (13)
  Hispanic4.2 (19,046)5.8 (9,398)5.6 (18)0.0* (6)
  White4.0 (313,434)5.5 (85,474)5.6 (286)2.0 (49)
Women
  Black8.2 (14,573)8.1 (12,072)10.2 (284)7.8 (77)
  Hispanic7.7 (5,889)7.6 (6,196)11.6 (69)5.1 (39)
  White6.2 (110,818)7.6 (50,828)9.4 (942)7.1 (197)
  • * Too few events to calculate. DM: diabetes mellitus; SLE: systemic lupus erythematosus.