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Table 2 Characteristics of the study population

From: Compressed sensing real-time cine cardiovascular magnetic resonance: accurate assessment of left ventricular function in a single-breath-hold

  Patients Volunteers
Number 65 16
Age (y) 70.9 ± 9.2 28.1 ± 4.4
Sex (female/male) 18/47 4/12
Height (m) 160.8 ± 9.5 166.9 ± 8.7
Weight (kg) 62.1 ± 13.2 60.6 ± 10.7
BMI (kg/m2) 23.8 ± 3.4 21.6 ± 2.2
HR (beats/min) 62.2 ± 10.3 62.1 ± 8.6
Cardiovascular risk factor   
 Hypertension 36 (55 %)
 Dyslipidemia 34 (52 %)
 Diabetes mellitus 26 (40 %)
 Smoking 16 (25 %)
 Family history of CAD 9 (14 %)
Cardiovascular disease   
 CAD 44 (68 %)
 Cardiomyopathy 14 (22 %)
 Valve disease 3 (5 %)
 Other 4 (6 %)
 LVEF <50 % 20 (31 %)
  1. The data are presented as the mean ± standard deviation or as the median (first quartile, third quartile) or as the number (%) of subjects
  2. BMI body mass index, CAD coronary artery disease, HR heart rate, LV left ventricular, LVEDV left ventricular end diastolic volume, LVEF left ventricular ejection fraction, LVESV left ventricular end systolic volume, LVSV left ventricular stroke volume