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Table 1 Mean differences in between African American and other races.

From: Prevalence of suspected hypertrophic cardiomyopathy or left ventricular hypertrophy based on race and gender in teenagers using screening echocardiography

  AA Others p
BMI 25.7 ± 4.8 23.4 ± 4.6 0.001
Age 17.0 ±1.6 16.3 ± 1.7 0.004
PWT D 0.96 ± 0.20 086 ± 0.28 0.015
SWTD 0.99 ± 0.21 0.85 ± 0.16 < 0.001
LVDED 4.8 ± 0.55 4.6 ± 0.58 0.026
  1. AA = African Americans, BMI = Body Mass Index, PWTD = Posterior wall Thickness in Diastole, SWTD = Septal Wall Thickness in Diastole, LVEDD = Left Ventricular Dimension in End Diastole