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Table 1 Characteristics of Study Participants of the Pilot Study

From: Cocaine use as an independent predictor of cardiac steatosis: initial experience by 1H spectroscopy

  Cocaine use N = 32 never use N = 12
Female gender 45.7 ± 6.7 42.8 ± 9.5
Smoking/Diabetes 39.4%/9.1% 46.2%/0.0%
Systolic/Diastolic bp (mmhg) 130 ± 18/81 ± 12 123 ± 37/79 ± 18
Cholesterol (mg/dL) 174 ± 36 168 ± 35
Fasting glucose/Triglycerides (mg/dL) 97 ± 36/131 ± 103 84 ± 10/62 ± 25
Body Mass Index 27.5 ± 5.5 28.5 ± 6.7
LV end systolic/diastolic volume (mL) 61 ± 17/152 ± 34 69 ± 18/166 ± 27
Ejection Fraction (%) 60 ± 5 58 ± 8
LV mass (gm) 114 ± 28 118 ± 21