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Table 1 Comparison of Ejection Fraction and Myocardial Thickening between End-Systolic and End-Diastolic Criteria for Noncompaction in Cardiac MRI

From: Comparison of systolic and diastolic criteria for isolated left ventricular noncompaction in cardiac MRI

Measure Ejection Fraction (%) P-Value Myocardial Thickening(%) P-Value
ES NC:C Ratio > 2 31.8 ± 6 0.01 9.4 ± 16.2 0.003
ES NC:C Ratio < 2 40.4 ± 8.8   37.2 ± 12  
ED NC:C Ratio > 2.3 36.4 ± 5.4 NS 37.3 ± 12.3 0.07
ED NC:C Ratio < 2.3 38.4 ± 4.5   27.0 ± 14.8  
  1. Analysis of covariance used to generate adjusted means with 95% confidence interval. Adjusted for age, race, gender, BSA, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, coronary artery disease, and congestive heart failure.