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Table 2 Baseline characteristics in patients classified on the basis of severity of non-compaction

From: Cardiovascular magnetic resonance characterization of left ventricular non-compaction provides independent prognostic information in patients with incident heart failure or suspected cardiomyopathy

Characteristics NC:C >3.0 (n = 29) NC:C ≤ 3.0(n = 13)
Age 44 ± 14 44 ± 18
Caucasian, n (%) 25(89) 12(92)
Male Gender, n (%) 21(72) 8(62)
LVEF 0.34 ± 0.17 0.37 ± 0.14
RVEF 0.45 ± 0.14 0.40 ± 0.14
% LGE in C-myocardium 11 ± 12 10 ± 11
Number of NC segments 6.3 ± 1.7 5.0 ± 1.8*
LVEDVI(ml/m2) 132 ± 36 127 ± 38
LV Mass Index(gm/m2) 70 ± 28 60 ± 29
  1. *p < 0.05 vs. NC:C > 3.0.