Parameter | Cardiac Failure | P Value | |
---|---|---|---|

No (n = 101) | Yes (n = 36) | ||

^{a}Continuous variables are expressed as means with 95% confidence intervals of the means in parentheses. | |||

Change in LV mass index (g/m^{2}) | 0 (-10 to 9) | 17 (1 to 33) | 0.05 |

Change in LV cavity volume index (ml/m^{2}) | 4 (3 to 10) | 5 (5 to 14) | No association |

Change in fractional shortening (%) | 0 (-1 to 2) | -8 (-11 to -4) | <0.0001 |