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Table 1 End-diastolic size of the left ventricle according to the ejection fraction

From: Septic cardiomyopathy

  LV end-diastolic size
  Decreased LVEF Preserved LVEF
Parker et al. [1]
20 patients, PAC
LVEDV 159 ± 29 mL/m2 81 ± 9 mL/m2 *
Jardin et al. [2]
21 patients, TTE
LVEDV 76 ± 18 mL/m2 70 ± 20 mL/m2
Jardin et al. [15]
90 patients, TTE
LVEDV 80 ± 21 mL/m2 62 ± 15 mL/m2 *
Vieillard-Baron et al. [25]
67 patients, TEE
LVEDV 76 ± 24 mL/m2 68 ± 24 mL/m2
Bouhemad et al. [16]
45 patients, TEE
LVEDA 13 ± 3 cm2/m2 11 ± 2 cm2/m2 *
  1. PAC, pulmonary artery catheter; TTE, transthoracic echocardiography; TEE, transesophageal echocardiography; LVEF, left ventricular ejection fraction; LVEDV, left ventricular end-diastolic volume; LVEDA, left ventricular end-diastolic area.
  2. *p < 0.05.