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Table 1 The prevalence and changes of IVC size and respiratory collapsibility before and after kidney transplant over the time

From: Effect of kidney transplantation on right ventricular function, assessment by 2- dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography

 Before transplantOne week after transplantOne month after transplant3 months after transplantMean squareFP-value
IVC < 21 mm83.3%87.5%89.6%92.9%0.0850.8510.451
Respiratory collapse≥50%91.7%95.8%91.7%97.6%0.8490.4800.508