Table 3.

Echocardiographic findings in 156 pediatric patients with CRI and 133 healthy control subjectsa

FindingCRIControlsP
LV end-diastolic diameter indexed for height (cm/m)3.03 ± 0.352.91 ± 0.290.004
LVMI (g/m2.7)35.9 ± 12.126.5 ± 6.20.0001
RWT0.34 ± 0.050.30 ± 0.060.0001
LV geometry
    normal LV geometry (%)56.797.50.001
    eccentric LVH (%)21.02.50.001
    concentric LVH (%)12.100.001
    concentric remodeling (%)10.200.001
  • a LV, left ventricular; LVMI, LV mass index; RWT, relative wall thickness; LVH, LV hypertrophy.