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Table 3 Quantitative Vortex Parameters of Controls and Fontan patients

From: Visualization of the intracavitary blood flow in systemic ventricles of Fontan patients by contrast echocardiography using particle image velocimetry

Variables Fontan Patients (n = 8) Controls (n = 15) pvalue
VD 0.484 ± 0.122 0.395 ± 0.111 0.111
VS 0.016 ± 0.109 0.031 ± 0.106 0.766
VL 0.513 ± 0.097 0.651 ± 0.125 0.010
VW 0.320 ± 0.067 0.276 ± 0.044 0.014
SI 1.661 ± 0.481 2.412 ± 0.626 0.005
RS 0.778 ± 0.334 1.903 ± 0.471 0.0001
VRS 0.188 ± 0.134 0.433 ± 0.141 0.001
VPC 0.269 ± 0.258 -0.221 ± 0.879 0.050