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Table 2 Clinical and imaging parameters by pro-BNP

From: Myocardial late gadolinium enhancement is associated with clinical presentation in Duchenne muscular dystrophy carriers

  low pro-BNP high pro-BNP p
Age (ys) 38.04 ± 10.75 43.39 ± 12.19 0.324
BMI (kg/m2) 24.6 ± 4.72 22.81 ± 2.46 0.139
6MWT (m) 508.23 ± 66.03 421.29 ± 105.20 0.035
RR syst (mmHg) 117.69 ± 19.12 119.57 ± 8.14 0.809
RR diast (mmHg) 80.54 ± 14.31 75.71 ± 9.60 0.437
HR (/min) 70.08 ± 11.81 69.29 ± 11.37 0.887
Hkt (%) 37.25 ± 4.76 39.59 ± 2.42 0.301
CK (U/l) 323.08 ± 192.54 612.43 ± 363.06 0.030
CK-MB (U/l) 13.45 ± 3.14 23.00 ± 6.36 0.001
Trop. T (ng/ml) 0.01 ± 0.02 0.02 ± 0.01 0.392
EF Echo (%) 61.60 ± 5.58 61.5 ± 10.13 0.980
E/A 3.65 ± 6.74 1.16 ± 0.35 0.348
E/e’ 5.47 ± 2.28 5.77 ± 3.66 0.832
IVS Echo (mm) 9.04 ± 1.23 10.71 ± 1.11 0.008
LVEF CMR (%) 63.54 ± 5.95 56.00 ± 7.35 0.023
RVEF CMR (%) 56.46 ± 5.61 56.00 ± 5.57 0.085
T1 native (ms) 1014.69 ± 64.00 992.43 ± 43.39 0.370
ECV (%) 30.03 ± 2.97 29.36 ± 3.02 0.642
  1. 6MWT Six minutes walk test, BMI body mass index, BNP brain-natriuretic peptide, CK creatine phosphokinase, ECV extracellular volume, EF Echo ejection fraction determined by echocardiography, IVS intraventricular septum determined by echocardiography, LGE late gadolinium enhancement, LVEF CMR left-ventricular ejection fraction determined by cardiovascular magnetic resonance, RR syst systolic blood pressure, RR diast, diastolic blood pressure, RVEF CMR, right-ventricular ejection fraction determined by cardiovascular magnetic resonance, Trop. T troponin T, T1 native native T1-time of the myocardium