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Table 5 Per-group analysis of CMR derived parameters

From: Long term effects of cocaine on the heart assessed by cardiovascular magnetic resonance at 3T

  Cocaine abusers Controls P
LVEDVi (mL/m2) 72 ± 15 76 ± 9 NS
LVESVi (mL/m2) 30 ± 8 26 ± 5 < 0.01
LVSVi (mL/m2) 42 ± 9 51 ± 6 < 0.01
LVEF (%) 59 ± 5 68 ± 4 < 0.01
LVMi (g/m2) 76 ± 15 69 ± 4 0.015
RWM (g/mL) 1.07 ± 0.22 0.87 ± 0.12 < 0.01
RVEDVi (mL/m2) 74 ± 16 79 ± 11 NS
RVESVi (mL/m2) 36 ± 9 28 ± 4 < 0.01
RVSV (mL/m2) 42 ± 9 51 ± 7 < 0.001
RVEF (%) 56 ± 5 65 ± 5 < 0.001
LA AP diameter (cm) 31.2 ± 5.1 30.8 ± 4.8 NS
LA area (cm2) 23.5 ± 4.0 24.7 ± 4.0 NS
  1. LV left ventricle; RV right ventricle; EDVi end-diastolic volume index, ESVi left ventricular end-systolic volume index, SVi stroke volume index, EF left ventricular ejection fraction, LVMi left ventricular mass index, RWM relative wall mass, LA: left atrium, AP anteroposterior.