Table 4.

SIR of acute cardiovascular events in patients with PsA compared with the general population.

SexStroke, nExp, nSIR (95% CI)AMI, nExp, nSIR (95% CI)Stroke + AMI, nExp, nSIR (95% CI)
Male613.60.44 (0.16–0.96)1117.10.64 (0.32–1.15)1730.80.55 (0.32–0.88)
Female810.00.80 (0.34–1.57)47.70.52 (0.14–1.32)1217.80.68 (0.35–1.18)
All1423.70.59 (0.32–0.99)1524.90.60 (0.34–0.99)2948.60.60 (0.4–0.86)
  • SIR: standardized incidence ratio; PsA: psoriatic arthritis; AMI: acute myocardial infarction; Exp: expected deaths according to statistics of the general population.