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Table 3 LV-GLS and LA phasic strain of the study population

From: Two-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography in assessing the subclinical myocardial dysfunction in patients with gestational diabetes mellitus

Variables Controls GDM p-value
LV-GLS (%) 23.09 ± 2.49 18.14 ± 2.53  < 0.001
LA-Sr (%) 38.00 ± 7.06 32.71 ± 6.64  < 0.001
LA-Scd (%) 25.56 ± 5.73 20.41 ± 5.69  < 0.001
LA-Sct (%) 14.80 ± 3.98 14.01 ± 3.74 0.298
  1. GDM Gestational diabetes mellitus, LV Left ventricular, LA Left atrial, LV-GLS Left ventricular global longitudinal strain, LA-Sr Left atrial reservoir strain, LA-Scd Left atrial conduit strain, LA-Sct Left atrial contractile strain