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Table 1 Patient demographics and characteristics

From: Staged cardiovascular magnetic resonance for differential diagnosis of Troponin T positive patients with low likelihood for acute coronary syndrome

No. of patients 29
Age (yrs) 57 ± 17
Sex f/m-n (%) 9/20 (31/69)
BMI (kg/m2) 25.6 ± 4.7
RR syst. (mmHg) 133 ± 9
RR diast. (mmHg) 77 ± 7
Heart rate (beats/min) 83 ± 19
Fever >37.5°C 6/29
Cardiovascular risk factors  
   Diabetes - n (%) 6 (21)
   Smoking -n (%) 12 (42)
   Hypertension - n (%) 16 (55)
   Hyperlipidemia-n (%) 13 (45)
   Family history-n (%) 13 (21)
   TIMI Score 2.2 ± 1.2
   Wells Score 1.0 ± 1.4
Serum parameters  
   cTnT admission (ng/dl) 0.9 ± 1.9
   cTnT max. (ng/dl) 1.5 ± 3.9
   Creatinine (mg/dl) 1.2 ± 0.6
   GFR (ml/min) 75 ± 29
   Leucocytes (/nl) 10.0 ± 4.3
...CRP (mg/dl) 45 ± 59
ECG criteria  
   Sinus rhythm -n (%) 26 (90)
   Tachycardia -n (%) 7 (24)
   Left bundle branch block -n (%) 1 (3)
   Right bundle branch block -n (%) 1 (3)
   S1Q3 type -n (%) 1 (3)
   T-inversion -n (%) 13 (45)
   ST-deviation -n (%) 7 (24)