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Table 5 Changes in electrocardiographic, echocardiographic and CMR parameters in patients undergoing transplant

From: Myocardial structural and functional changes in patients with liver cirrhosis awaiting liver transplantation: a comprehensive cardiovascular magnetic resonance and echocardiographic study

 Pre-transplant1 year post-transplantP value
Echocardiography
 LVEF (%)65.8 ± 5.062.5 ± 4.90.035
 LV EDD (mm)49.5 ± 4.746.0 ± 5.10.003
 LV ESD (mm)28.7 ± 3.927.9 ± 4.00.465
 GLS (%)−24.9 ± 2.4−20.6 ± 3.4< 0.001
 GCS (%)−28.4 ± 3.6−24.6 ± 4.20.011
 E/A ratio1.18 ± 0.510.85 ± 0.270.002
 E/e’ ratio11.0 ± 0.238.9 ± 2.90.030
CMR
 LV EDV (mL)_167 ± 48130 ± 300.001
 LV ESV (mL)57 ± 2248 ± 170.102
 LVEF (%)66.8 ± 6.865.1 ± 6.50.382
 LV mass index (g/m2)65.2 ± 9.359.5 ± 8.20.001
 LV mass/LV-EDV ratio0.7 ± 0.30.8 ± 0.10.028
 Native T1 (msec)1206 ± 721173 ± 730.121
 ECV (%)30.9 ± 4.525.4 ± 2.6< 0.001
Electrocardiogram
 QTc interval (msec)475 ± 41429 ± 300.001
  1. Abbreviations as in Tables 2 and 3