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Table 2 Cardiovascular magnetic resonance characteristics

From: Comparison of cardiovascular magnetic resonance characteristics and clinical consequences in children and adolescents with isolated left ventricular non-compaction with and without late gadolinium enhancement

  All Children Presence of LGE  
Variable (n = 40) Yes (n = 10) No (n = 30) p Value
Heart rate (beats/min) 86.5 ± 22.8 92.3 ± 24.8 84.6 ± 22.2 0.360
Body surface area (m2) 1.6 ± 0.3 1.5 ± 0.2 1.6 ± 0.4 0.861
LV long-axis diameter (mm) 84.1 ± 12.0 86.1 ± 9.3 83.4 ± 12.8 0.534
LV Sphericity index 0.64 ± 0.21 0.75 ± 0.19 0.60 ± 0.20 0.045
LVEF (%) 38.1 ± 17.4 23.8 ± 10.7 42.9 ± 16.7 <0.001
LVEDV index (mL/m2) 131.0 ± 55.8 169.2 ± 65.1 118.2 ± 48.9 0.010
LVESV index (mL/m2) 87.8 ± 54.6 131.3 ± 55.5 73.3 ± 46.7 0.002
Stroke volume index (mL/m2) 43.2 ± 13.4 37.9 ± 17.0 44.9 ± 11.8 0.152
Myocardial mass index (mL/m2) 56.1 ± 19.0 64.6 ± 17.2 53.3 ± 19.0 0.107
Maximum NC/C ratio 3.64 ± 0.94 3.76 ± 1.24 3.60 ± 0.84 0.645
Number of non-compacted segments 9.3 ± 2.5 9.9 ± 2.8 9.1 ± 2.4 0.384
Duration of follow-up, years 3.0 ± 2.2 2.6 ± 2.3 3.2 ± 2.3 0.494
  1. Values are mean ± SD