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Table 5 Diastolic function grades by study, center and age group

From: Prevalence of left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in European populations based on cross-validated diagnostic thresholds

  Diastolic function
  Normal function 1 group Impaired relaxation 2 group Elevated LV filling pressure 3 group Combined dysfunction
Study     
FLEMENGHO 589 (75.3) 73 (9.3) 93 (11.9) 27 (3.5)
EPOGH 380 (79.8) 41 (8.6) 42 (8.8) 13 (2.8)
Center     
Gdask 94 (87.0) 7 (6.5) 6 (5.6) 1 (0.9)
Kraków 103 (83.1) 8 (6.4) 10 (8.1) 3 (2.4)
Mirano 85 (80.2) 9 (8.5) 8 (7.5) 4 (3.8)
Novosibirsk 97 (70.4) 18 (13.0) 18 (13.0) 5 (3.6)
Age group     
< 30 183 (96.3) 7 (3.7) -- --
30-39 197 (94.3) 10 (4.8) 2 (0.9) --
40-49 206 (91.2) 13 (5.7) 4 (1.8) 3 (1.3)
50-59 240 (74.5) 39 (12.1) 34 (10.6) 9 (2.8)
≥ 60 142 (45.7) 45 (14.5) 96 (30.8) 28 (9.0)
  1. Values are number (%). Impaired relaxation (group 1) indicates low E/A and normal E/e'; possible elevated LV filling pressure (group 2) indicates normal E/A and high E/e'; combined dysfunction (group 3) indicates low E/A and high E/e'