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Table 4 LV echocardiographic parameters before and after 6 months follow-up

From: Impact of percutaneous ventricular septal defect closure on left ventricular remodeling and function

Measurements Before closure (median) After 6 months (median) p value
LVEDD/BSA (mm/m2) 46.5 42.9 0.03
LVESD/BSA (mm/m2) 31.7 26.7 0.02
LVEDV/BSA (ml/m2) 52.6 37.3 0.02
LVESV/BSA (ml/m2) 31.7 23.3 0.02
LV mass/BSA (gm/m2) 62.4 57.9 0.01
LVEDD Z-score 1.2 0.025 0.01
LVESD Z-score 1.7 − 0.35 0.04
EF (%) 65 65.5 0.96
BSA (m2) 0.82 0.9 0.002
  1. BSA: Body surface area, EF: ejection fraction, LV: left ventricular, LVEDD: left ventricular end diastolic dimension, LVESD: left ventricular end systolic dimension, LVEDV: left ventricular end diastolic volume, LVESV: left ventricular end systolic volume