Table 1

Patient characteristics

CaseSexAge (years)Diagnosism SEPb SEPm PWb PW
CVIB%WT R%WT DCVIB%WT R%WT DCVIB%WT R%WT DCVIB%WT R%WT D
1M81IHD−2.4−0.12−0.065.00.350.423.40.220.312.50.320.56
2M72IHD5.30.160.345.20.240.356.20.080.815.90.150.55
3M47DCM4.60.140.256.00.960.75
4M65IHD4.00.210.163.40.220.346.80.280.427.20.350.52
5M66IHD−2.0−0.110.043.60.170.423.30.270.327.00.450.74
6M66IHD2.80.110.252.50.160.215.00.160.426.50.20.42
7M70DCM1.00.070.236.50.160.467.10.250.44
8M68IHD00.170.415.00.230.413.00.30.572.90.110.14
9M77HHD1.7−0.190.282.80.170.398.40.480.56
10M49DCM3.60.040.013.00.30.32.00.170.26
11M67IHD0.30.150.10.10.180.343.70.260.28
12M62IHD−3.0−0.020.032.20.060.176.40.370.578.00.680.98
13F76IHD6.30.220.415.60.230.456.50.330.567.40.320.57
14M55DCM−0.400.045.30.160.321.10.120.24
15M49DCM0.20.15−0.063.60.170.42
16M56IHD−0.90.040.03−4.00.050.1−2.9−0.07−0.242.00.060.12
17M65DCM3.10.130.414.00.20.343.3−0.060.362.00.140.22
18M49DCM5.60.220.163.70.270.63
19M62IHD2.90.180.236.30.170.252.70.180.22
20F60IHD3.60.180.213.50.180.524.00.460.462.40.220.25
21M62HHD2.70.040.572.20.060.17
22M85IHD2.20.470.083.70.270.631.80.36−0.013.70.220.33
23M37DCM1.50.190.213.00.30.3
  • b PW, basal segment of the posterior wall; b SEP, basal segment of the septum; CHF, congestive heart failure; CVIB, magnitude of cyclic variation of integrated backscatter of the myocardium; D, during dobutamine infusion; m PW, middle segment of the posterior wall; m SEP, middle segment of the septum; R, rest; %WT, percentage wall thickening.