Age

65.2 ± 10.4

Male

13/17 (76%)

History of MI

14/17 (82%)

History of VT/VF

9/17 (53%)

Family history of SCD

5/17 (30%)

Ejection fraction

30.7 ± 20.0

IV antiarrythmic

17/17 (100%)

CAD

14/17 (82%)

Cr  (mg/dL)

1.6 ± 0.8

Baseline QTc (msec)

480 ± 49.9

Ventilator

13/17 (76%)

IABP

16/17 (94%)

LVAD (Heart Mate II)

1/17 (6%)


VT: ventricular tachycardia; VF: ventricular fibrillation; SCD: sudden Cardiac death; IV: intravenous; CAD: coronary artery disease; Cr: serum creatinine; IABP: intraaortic balloon pump; LVAD: left ventricular assist device
Table 1: Clinical Characteristics.