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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Left atrial volume during the early convalescent phase of acute MI is strongly related to expansion of myocardial extracellular matrix during infarct healing and ventricular remodeling

Sex  
Male 83%
Female 17%
Age 58±10
Medication use  
Beta-blocker 94%
ACE inhibitor 84%
Statin 97%
Comorbidities  
Diabetes 21%
Hypertension 60%
Dyslipidemia 66%
Tobacco Use 51%
LVEF 52±10%
RVEF 54±7%
LV mass (grams) 118±36
LVEDV 164±47
LVESV 88±44
  1. All values expressed as means or percentages, as appropriate.