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Table 3 Echocardiographic parameters in the groups of survivors

From: Role of NT-proBNP in detection of myocardial damage in childhood leukemia survivors treated with and without anthracyclines

  NonANT group ANTgroup P value
LVEF (%) (Simpson) 69.8 ± 6.4 66.4 ± 4.5 < 0.05
Sm 0.12 ± 0.03 0.16 ± 0.16 NS
E/A 1.8 ± 0.5 1.7 ± 0.5 NS
DT (ms) 195.3 ± 32.9 219.6 ± 55.5 < 0.05
IVRT (ms) 72.2 ± 7.9 74.1 ± 7.9 NS
E/Ea 6.5 ± 1.4 6.2 ± 1.6 NS
Em/Am 2.3 ± 0.7 2.1 ± 0.6 NS
LVEDD (mm) 45.7 ± 4.9 46.2 ± 4.2 NS
LVESD (mm) 28.1 ± 6.4 29.3 ± 3.5 NS
LA (mm) 32.4 ± 3.9 32.5 ± 4.2 NS
RV (mm) 26.1 ± 3.2 26.1 ± 3.4 NS
  1. Values are presented as mean ± SD.