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Table 1 CMR results of LV volumetry according to gender and disease

From: Gender related differences in left ventricular remodelling in non-ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy- a structural and functional analysis by cardiovascular magnetic resonance

  Females Males
  controls (n = 41) DCM (n = 47) controls (n = 39) DCM (n = 147)
LV-EF (%) 68.8 ± 1 38 ± 2.1* 65.4 ± 1.4 36.4 ± 1.2*
LV- EDV (ml) 125.3 ± 3.2 216.4 ± 12.8* 161.9 ± 5.1# 267.5 ± 7.8*#
LV-EDV/BSA (ml/m 2 ) 71.6 ± 1.6 123 ± 7.1* 81.3 ± 1.9# 131.7 ± 3.9*
LV-ESV (ml) 39.6 ± 1.8 140.7 ± 14.3* 56.6 ± 3.1# 179.4 ± 8.4*#
LV- mass (g) 59.6 ± 1.7 116.1 ± 6* 92.4 ± 3.3# 168.7 ± 10.9*#
LV-mass/BSA (g/m 2 ) 33.9 ± 0.7 64.5 ± 3.8* 44.4 ± 1.5# 82.3 ± 5.1*#
LVRI (g/ml) 0.46 (0.43- 0.51) 0.55 (0.47-0.63)* 0.57 (0.49-0.63)# 0.6 (0.51-0.69)#
  1. *p < 0.01 vs. respective controls; #p < 0.01 vs. respective female group