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Table 2 Echocardiographic findings

From: Cardiac assessment accuracy by students using palm-held ultrasound compared to physical examination by skilled cardiologists: a pilot study with a single medical student

Echocardiogram results N (n = 77) (%) (%)
  Normal examination 13 (16.9)
Abnormal examination 64 (83.1)
Ejection fraction (%)  ≥ 50% 42 (54.5)
 < 50% 35 (45.5)
Mitral regurgitation None + Mild 69 (89.6)
Moderate + Severe 8 (10.4)
Mitral stenosis None + Mild 76 (98.7)
Moderate + Severe 1 (1.3)
Aortic regurgitation None + Mild 76 (98.7)
Moderate + Severe 1 (1.3)
Aortic stenosis None + Mild 72 (93.5)
Moderate + Severe 5 (6.5)
Pericardial effusion Yes 6 (7.8)
No 71 (92.2)