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Table 2 Correlations (r2) between TDI, 2D and Doppler echocardiographic parameters with serum and myocardial cholesterol

From: Hypercholesterolemia and Myocardial function evaluated via Tissue Doppler Imaging

  TDI parameters 2D and Doppler parameters
  E'/A' E' S' E/E' E wave (cm/s) E/A EF (%)
Serum Cholesterol 0.37* 0.28* 0.17* 0.24* 0.01 0.004 0.004
Myocardial Cholesterol 0.008 0.16* 0.15* 0.41* 0.02 -0.01 0.004
  1. *=p < 0.05