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Table 1

From: A simple method for characterizing left ventricular remodeling by cardiovascular magnetic resonance

  Controls Inflammatory (INF) Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) Ischemic Cardiomyopathy (ICM) Pressure Loaded (PL) Volume Loaded (VL)
Number 32 20 34 20 16 15
Age 39 ±13 35 ±16 49 ±15* 62 ±14* 51 ± 18* 45 ± 22
Male (%) 18 (56%) 18 (90%)* 26 (77%) 14 (70%) 11 (69%) 12 (80%)
BSA (m2) 1.96 ± 0.2 2.08 ±0.2 2.03 ±0.3 2.01 ±0.3 2.00 ±0.3 2.00 ±0.2
LVEF (%) 62 ±4 53 ±13* 38 ±18* 31 ±12* 62 ±11 51 ±11*
LVEDV Index (ml/m2) 80.5 ± 19 87.7 ±26 126.4 ± 42* 106.1 ± 24* 82.3 ± 16 150 ± 46*
Mass Index (g/m2) 69.2 ±13 84.4 ±17* 104 ±22* 137.1 ±34* 79.9 ±15* 108 ±26*
LVRI (g/ml) 0.87 ±0.1 0.99 ±0.15* 0.86 ±0.18 0.79 ±0.13* 0.98 ±0.12* 0.74 ±0.13*
LVRI (%) >2SD control NA 5 (25%) 12 (35%) 3 (15%) 4 (25%) 5 (33%)
  1. All values are presented as Mean±SD. *P-value <0.05 compared to healthy controls. Abbreviations: BSA (Body surface area), LVEDV (Left ventricular end diastolic volume), LVEDV Index (LVEDV/BSA), LVEF (Left ventricular ejection fraction), LVRI (Left ventricular remodeling index = LV Mass/LVEDV), LVRI (%) >2SD control (proportion of LVRI greater than 2SD above control mean), Mass Index (Mass/BSA).