Table 5

Heart failure with preserved left ventricular systolic function in the study population

WomenMenp ValueTotal
*Number of patients with one or more signs of cardiac dysfunction; †total population of 740 patients, 24 excluded.
VHD5 (1.2%)0 (0%)0.055 (0.7%)
LVEDD >50 mm(women) or 56 mm (men)10 (2.3%)2 (0.6%)0.0612 (1.6%)
LVH (echocardiography)4 (0.9%)2 (0.6%)NS6 (0.8%)
Total*16 (3.7%)4 (1.2%)0.0420 (2.6%)
Symptomatic atrial fibrillation5 (1.2%)7 (2.2%)NS12 (1.6%)†