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Table 5 Doppler Data

From: Tissue Doppler Imaging can be useful to distinguish pathological from physiological left ventricular hypertrophy: a study in master athletes and mild hypertensive subjects

  Athletes Hypertensives p
E peak velocity 71.2 ± 15.5 72.3 ± 16.1 NS
A peak velocity 62.2 ± 15.5 72.5 ± 15.2 p < .001
E/A 1.2 ± 0.4 1.0 ± 0.4 NS
IVRT (msec) 82.6 ± 12.2 95.6 ± 12.5 p < .001
DT (msec) 187.5 ± 40.4 197 ± 40.3 NS
E/Em 7.8 ± 2.1 10.6 ± 3.2 p < .001