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Table 1 Demographics

From: Incidental MRI findings of left ventricular myocardial scar in atrial fibrillation patients is associated with increased stroke risk

  Ischemic stroke after CMR scan No stroke P value
Sex 6 females 12 females 1.00
Age 67.47 ± 12.16 67.50 ± 9.00 0.99
DM 2 3 0.7
HTN 8 17 0.8
CHF 3 3 0.35
Prior Stroke 4 1 0.018
Dyslipidemia 6 6 0.147
Obstructive sleep apnea 1 4 0.5
Thyroid disease 3 7 0.79
Smoking history 4 7 0.804
Class I antiarrythmic drug 2 2 0.45
Class III antiarrythmic drug 2 4 1.00
Anticoagulants 9 12 0.19
ASA 3 9 0.46
Statins 5 6 0.32
Calcium channel blocker 1 12 0.018
Beta blocker 9 7 0.013
ACEI/ARBs 7 12 0.661
Diuretics 7 7 0.105
GFR 72.64 ± 21.04 75.28 ± 23.12 0.72
LV end diastolic diameter 4.87 ± 1.03 4.93 ± 0.69 0.82
LA area 29.67 ± 1.66 30.78 ± 7.55 0.636
BMI 27.22 ± 7.82 30.79 ± 6.12 0.112