Abstract 9 Table 1

Move causes of death

Causes of deathSudden death
(n=14)
Non-sudden death (n=96)P-value
Arrhythmia/Cardiac Arrest35.7% (5/14) 8.3% (8/96) 0.012
Cardiogenic Shock 3.1% (3/96)
Myocardial Infarction 14.2% (2/14) 3.1% (3/96) 0.121
Heart Failure 6.3% (6/96)
Stroke 4.2% (4/96)
Pulmonary Embolus/Respiratory Failure 7.1% (1/14) 5.2% (5/96) 0.567
Rejection 7.1% (1/14) 10.4% (10/96) 1.000
Infection 14.6% (14/96)
Malignancy 4.2% (4/96)
Primary Graft Dysfunction 5.2% (5/96)
Multiple Organ System Failure 3.1% (3/96)
Other/Unknown 35.7% (5/14) 32.3% (31/96) 0.770
Risk factors Sudden death after heart transplant (n =14 )
Mean Recipient Age±SD 60.4±10.1
% Female 21.4% (3/14)
Pre-Transplant Diabetes 35.7% (5/14)
Pre-Transplant Hypertension 57.1% (8/14)
Pre-Transplant Coronary Artery Disease 57.1% (8/14)