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Table 3 Statistical comparison of cell adhesion molecule levels among all groups

From: Decreased soluble cell adhesion molecules after tirofiban infusion in patients with unstable angina pectoris

Cell adhesion molecule Group IA (n = 15) Group IB (n = 20) Group II (n = 10) Group III (n = 10) Post hoc*
sICAM-1 Baseline ng/ml 633.37 ± 136.8 450.0 ± 138.9 196.4 ± 100.2 93.6 ± 43.6 1 > 2 > (3 = 4)
sVCAM-1 Baseline ng/ml 390.3 ± 96.9 283.9 ± 75.5 162.0 ± 52.5 105.0 ± 33.5 1 > 2 > (3 = 4)
  1. * Scheffe test Group IA: Patients with unstable angina pectoris and tirofiban infusion, Group IB: Patients with unstable angina pectoris but no tirofiban infusion, Group II: Patients with stable angina pectoris, Group III: patients with normal coronary angiography,sICAM-1: Soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1, sVCAM-1: Soluble vascular cell adhesion molecule-1.