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Table 4 Limits of Sm (avg) in Healthy pts. (n=100)

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

Gender/Age 20-40 years 41-60 years 61-80 years p-value Limits
Male (n=50) >10.4±0.1 (cm/s) 10.4-10.3±0.1 (cm/s) 10.3±0.1(cm/s) 0.01 10.4-10.2 (cm/s)
Female (n=50) >10.3±0.1 (cm/s) 10.3-10.2±0.1 (cm/s) 10.2±0.1(cm/s) 0.01
  p = 0.01 p =0.01 p =0.01