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Table 1 Baseline Characteristics of the Patient Population (n = 50)

From: Echocardiography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance based evaluation of myocardial strain and relationship with late gadolinium enhancement

Age (years) 51 ± 9
Female, n (%) 26 (52%)
Median (IQR) BSA (m2) 1.91 (1.71–2.06)
Ischemic heart disease, n (%) 15 (30%)
Non-ischemic heart disease, n (%) 33 (66%)
No cardiac diagnosis, n (%) 2 (4%)
LVEF (from CMR) (%) 56 (38–61)
Median (IQR) LVEDV Index (ml/m2) 87 (69–113)
Median (IQR) LVESV Index (ml/m2) 37 (30–56)
Average LV Mass Index (g/m2) 61.16 ± 24.95
LGE present, n (%) 22 (44%)
Median (IQR) GLS for Echo (n = 46) −15.8 (−18.9 to −12.1)
Median (IQR) GLS for FT (n = 50) −15.4 (− 18.4 to −10.6)
Median (IQR) GLS for SENC (n = 50) − 14.9 (− 19.3 to − 11.1)
Median (IQR) GCS for FT (n = 50) −14.3 (− 18.3 to − 11.1)
Median (IQR) GCS for SENC (n = 50) − 13.7 (− 15.5 to − 10.8)
  1. Abbreviations: BSA Body surface area, LVEF left ventricular ejection fraction, LVEDV, LVESV left ventricular end diastolic/end systolic volume, LGE late gadolinium enhancement, GLS global longitudinal strain