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Table 2 Hemodynamic characteristics

From: Myocardial late gadolinium enhancement cardiovascular magnetic resonance in patients with cirrhosis

Parameter/mean ± SD Cirrhosis patients Controls p
Late enhancement [%] 27 ± 16.5 (2-62) N/A N/A
Cardiac index [L/min/m2] 4.36 ± 0.86 (3.41-6.48) 3.6 ± 0.74 (2.10-6.31) < 0.01
Ejection fraction [%] 72 ± 7.5 (49-83) 66 ± 7.0 (33-84) < 0.01
Stroke volume [mL] 107 ± 20.8 (81-154) 97.4 ± 20.5 (53-155) 0.08
Cardiac output [L/min] 7.9 ± 1.63 (4.4-11.1) 6.7 ± 1.64 (3.5-12.5) < 0.01
Heart rate at rest [bpm] 74.9 ± 11.9 (50-104) 64.8 ± 9.4 (45-91) < 0.01
Syst. blood pressure rest [mmHg] 109.8 ± 14.4 (92-132) 126.4 ± 11.5 (105-160) < 0.01
Diast. blood pressure rest [mmHg] 61.2 ± 7.8 (44-76) 76.4 ± 9.0 (46-104) < 0.01
LVEDV [mL] 150.9 ± 36.4 (98-221) 149.4 ± 33.8 (87-252) 0.91
  1. LVEDV left ventricular enddiastolic volume; Range is in brackets; Mann-Whitney-U test for differences was performed