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Table 2 Comparison between MDCT and 2D echocardiography regarding LV ejection fraction, LV end-systolic volume, LV end-diastolic volume, and LV mass

From: Global left ventricular function assessment by ECG-gated multi-detector CT (MDCT): revised role in relation to 2D transthoracic echocardiography

 MDCT2D echocardiographyt testp value
 MinimumMaximumMean ± SDMinimumMaximumMean ± SD  
LVEF30%77%61.22 ± 9.50%35%72%61.14 ± 10.90%0.0390.969
LVESV2225570.23 ± 32.353518072.13 ± 32.690.3460.730
LVEDV63.7454.4172.22 ± 53.5780.24371.2173.76 ± 62.450.1960.845
LV mass58.9328.7164.63 ± 52.5763328198.32 ± 72.542.6360.010*