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Table 2 Demographics and clinical characteristics of the study population

From: Mitral annular systolic velocity as a marker of preclinical systolic dysfunction among patients with arterial hypertension

Participants (n=696) Healthy subjects (n=100) HTN pts. (n=299) DD pts. (n=297) p-value
Height (cm) 170±14 168±16 168±14 0.241
Weight (kg) 66±7 67±9 65±9 0.311
BMI (kg/m2) 22.9±2 23.3±2 23.1±2 0.233
Heart rate (bpm) 70±10 72±10 68±10 0.08
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 125±5 128±5 130±5 <0.0001
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 70±8 78±8 80±8 <0.0001
EF (Simpson’s method %) 64.4±2% 63.7±4% 63.9±4% 0.161