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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Cardiac involvement in patients with Becker muscular dystrophy: new diagnostic and pathophysiological insights by a CMR approach

Patient no. Age
[years]
BMI
[kg/m2]
Age at BMD diagnosis
[years]
Family history for BMD Skeletal muscle biopsy Genetic study Myopathic EMG Established heart disease Current medication
1 49 31 45 - + + + + ACE-I + β-BA + Diur.
2 56 29 25 - + n/a + + β-BA + Diur.
3 42 22 15 - + - + + ACE-I + Diur.
4 51 23 1 - + - + + -
5 26 22 4 - + - + - -
6 23 24 1 - + + + + -
7 37 24 6 - + - + - -
8 35 23 10 - + + + + ACE-I
9 26 19 6 - + n/a + - -
10 43 23 20 - - + + - -
11 11 23 2 - + n/a + - -
12 41 25 1 + + + + - -
13 14 19 0.5 - + + + - -
14 12 14 6 - n/a + + - -
15 55 23 33 + + + + + -
  1. BMI = body mass index; EMG = electromyogram; ACE-I = angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitor; β-BA = beta-blocking agent; Diur. = diuretic; n/a = not applied.