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Table 3 Magnetic resonance (CMR)

From: Moderately trained male football players, compared to sedentary male adults, exhibit anatomical but not functional cardiac remodelling, a cross-sectional study

  Athletes Controls Difference
Parameter    p-value
N 22 16  
LVEDV (mL) 229 (162–308) 185 (155–246) 0.002
LVESV (mL) 112 (69–149) 90 (66–121) 0.001
LVEF (%) 56 (43–64) 57 (52–62) 0.435
LVSV (mL) 137 (100–198) 116 (92–142) 0.003
LVM (g) 128 (83–152) 96 (71–120) < 0.001
RVEDV (mL) 227 (177–331) 196 (157–264) 0.006
RVESV (mL) 96 (60–135) 79 (50–122) 0.036
RVEF (%) 58 (53–66) 58 (53–68) 0.891
RVSV (mL) 138 (114–211) 113 (90–143) 0.001
LVAVPD (mm) 15 (11–19) 15 (9–18) 0.569
RVAVPD (mm) 20 (13–27) 20 (13–24) 0.492
RVLAT (mm) 26 (17–34) 26 (21–32) 0.529
LVGCS_Tomtec (%) −31 (−38--23) − 31 (−42--27) 0.680
RVGLS_Segment (%) −20 (− 22--17) −18 (− 26--9) 0.693
LA-4Ch-strain (%) −25 (−33--18) −26 (− 39--18) 0.609
RA-4Ch-strain (%) − 22 (− 31--10) − 24 (− 33--13) 0.284
LA-volume (mL) 100 (61–134) 89 (49–117) 0.009
  1. Values are median and interquartile range