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Table 1 LV volume and CMR markers for edema and inflammation at baseline, with a common cold and at a 4-week follow-up. Volumetric data are presented as mean standard deviation

From: Sub-clinical systolic dysfunction with persistent myocardial edema and inflammation in elite high-endurance athletes with common colds: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance study

  Baseline visit Visit with common cold 4-week follow-up
LVEDVI (ml/m) 111.4 ± 20 110.0 ± 22 109.9 ± 21
LVESVI (ml/m) 39.4 ± 11 41.7 ± 11* 40.6 ± 9
LVSVI (ml/m) 72.0 ± 12 68.3 ± 13* 69.3 ± 15
LVEF (%) 65.0 ± 4.8 62.5 ± 4.9* 63.0 ± 5.8
LVMI (g/m) 58.8 ± 15 59.1 ± 15 60.1 ± 16
Edema (n) 4 of 21 4 of 21 5 of 21
Inflammation (n) 7 of 21 8 of 21 10 of 21
  1. *p < 0.05 baseline compared to visit with common cold.