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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