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Table 1 Right ventricular parameters normalised to body surface area for males

From: Normalized ranges for right ventricular volumes and function in thalassemia major

Males TM patients Mean ± SD [95% CI] Controls Mean ± SD [95% CI] P value
RVEDVI (mL/m2) 97.7 ± 17.1 [92.2-103.2] 88.4 ± 11.2 [83.2-93.7] 0.03
RVESVI (mL/m2) 33.1 ± 8.0 [30.5-35.6] 33.8 ± 5.0 [31.4-36.1] 0.73
RVSVI (mL/m2) 64.4 ± 11.1 [60.9-68.0] 54.7 ± 10.3 [49.9-59.5] 0.002
RVEF (%) 66.2 ± 4.1 [64.8-67.5] 61.6 ± 6.0 [58.8-64.4] 0.001
CO (L/min) 7.8 ± 1.9 [7.2-8.4] 6.6 ± 1.6 [5.8-7.4] 0.02
COI (L/min/m2) 4.7 ± 1.0 [4.4-5.1] 3.4 ± 0.7 [3.0-3.7] < 0.001
  1. RV: right ventricular. RVEDVI: RV end diastolic volume index. RVESVI: RV end systolic volume index. RVSVI: RV stroke volume index. RVEF: RV ejection fraction. CO: cardiac output. COI: cardiac output index.