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Table 1 A Comparison of EVS CMR vs VS CMR Groups

From: The feasibility of combining low-level exercise with vasodilator stress in patients referred for stress perfusion cardiac MRI

Group EVS CMR (treadmill) VS CMR (adenosine only)
  N = 9 N = 10
Age 63.1 +/- 10.6 54.5 +/- 12.6
Image Quality Score 3.57 +/- .53* 3.60 +/- .51
Ischemia Present 2 3
LGE Present (total) 5 7
midwall/RV insertion 2 4
subendocardial/transmural 3 1
epicardial 0 2
Known CAD 8 3
Transition time 30.01 sec N/A
Indication for CMR   
CAD/MI 3 3
chest pain 4 4
arrhythmia 1 3
cardiomyopathy 1 2
abnormal EKG 1 0
dyspnea 5 2
  1. *p = .913