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Table 1 Echo performance in relation to LV geometry

From: Left ventricular systolic dysfunction predicts incremental utility of delayed enhancement CMR vs. echocardiography for diagnosis of LV thrombus

   NC-Echo Concordance with DE-CMR NC-Echo Discordance with DE-CMR P
Echo Parameters Ejection fraction (%) 41.2 ± 13.6 32.6 ± 9.8 0.003
  End-systolic diameter (cm) 4.7 ± 0.9 5.2 ± 0.9 0.03
  End-diastolic diameter (cm) 5.9 ± 0.7 6.1 ± 0.8 .24
  Aneurysmal Dilation 13.5% 15.4% .80
Cine-CMR Parameters Ejection fraction (%) 40.8 ± 13.8 31.2 ± 12.0 .002
  End-systolic volume (ml) 113.0 ± 68.6 152.0 ± 81.9 0.02
  End-diastolic volume (ml) 180.9 ± 68.9 211.1 ± 82.9 0.06
  Aneurysmal Dilation 10.6% 23.1% 0.09