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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the healthy subjects and the patient group (mean ± SD)

From: Reference right atrial dimensions and volume estimation by steady state free precession cardiovascular magnetic resonance

  Healthy subjects Patients
N 120 120
Males 50% 53%
Age [yr] (min, max) 49 ± 17 (20, 80) 65 ± 12 (20, 80)
Height [cm] 171 ± 9 163 ± 9
Weight [kg] 72 ± 13 76 ± 13
Body surface area [m2] 1.83 ± 0.18 1.82 ± 0.18
Body mass index [kg/m2] 24 ± 4 29 ± 5
Heart Rate [bpm] 66 ± 10 69 ± 13
Systolic blood pressure [mmHg] 124 ± 12 140 ± 25
Diastolic blood pressure [mmHg] 73 ± 7 77 ± 14
Pathology (n)
Ischemic heart disease - 46
Coronary risk factors - 35
Hypertensive heart disease - 12
Valvular heart disease - 13
Dilated cardiomyopathy - 4
Restrictive cardiomyopathy - 2
Congenital heart disease - 3
Myocarditis - 2
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy - 1
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy - 1
Pericardial disease - 1