Incidence and relative risk (RR) of major cardiovascular (CV) events (myocardial infarction, stroke, or cardiovascular death), all-cause mortality, and hospital admission for congestive heart failure (CHF) in all high risk patients

Outcomes at median 4.5 yearsWith microalbuminuriaWithout microalbuminuriaAdjusted RR (95% CI)†
†Adjusted for randomisation to receive ramipril.
Major CV events23%14%1.83 (1.64 to 2.05)
All-cause mortality18%9%2.09 (1.84 to 2.38)
CHF hospital admission7%2%3.23 (2.54 to 4.10)