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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Cardiovascular magnetic resonance in heart transplant patients: diagnostic value of quantitative tissue markers: T2 mapping and extracellular volume fraction, for acute rejection diagnosis

Clinical data n = 20
 Age (years) 58 [49–64]
 Male gender 14 (7%)
 Body mass index (kg/m2) 26 [23–28]
 Hypertension 10 (50%)
 Diabetes 2 (10%)
 Creatinin clearance (Cockcroft and Gault), ml/min 71 [52–94]
 Age at transplant (years) 54 [44–60]
 Donor age (years) 44 [31–50]
 Ischemia time (minutes) 220 [202–233]
EMB n = 31
Negative (0R, pAMR0) 24
Positive with rejection 7
 Acute cellular rejection 6
 Grade 1R 4
 Grade 2R 2
 Grade 3R 0
 Antibody mediated rejection 1
 pAMR1 1
 pAMR2 0
Time between transplant and EMB (days) 80 [55–153]
CMR n = 31
 Time between transplant and CMR (days) 80 [56–156]
 Time between BEM and CMR(days) 0 [0–1]
  1. EMB endomyocardial biopsy, CMR cardiac magnetic resonance