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Table 1 Left ventricular echocardiographic measurements

From: Adverse transverse-tubule remodeling in a rat model of heart failure is attenuated with low-dose triiodothyronine treatment

  Sham MI + Veh MI + T3
Heart Rate (bpm) 300 ± 31 304 ± 26 348 ± 77
Ejection Fraction (%) 82 ± 4 43 ± 8* 50 ± 5*#
Left Atrial Diameter (mm) 3.70 ± 0.49 5.21 ± 1.22* 4.68 ± 1.69
LV End Systolic Volume (cm3) 0.15 ± 0.05 1.42 ± 0.39* 1.17 ± 0.36*
LV End Diastolic Volume (cm3) 0.83 ± 0.18 2.44 ± 0.38* 2.32 ± 0.63*
Anterior wall thickness systole (mm) 2.00 ± 0.22 0.84 ± 0.17* 1.12 ± 0.33*#
Anterior wall thickness diastole (mm) 1.16 ± 0.07 0.76 ± 0.17* 0.88 ± 0.19*
Posterior wall thickness systole (mm) 2.08 ± 0.19 2.05 ± 0.13 2.11 ± 0.11
Posterior wall thickness diastole (mm) 1.15 ± 0.06 1.17 ± 0.05 1.20 ± 0.07
  1. Values are mean ± SD. MI, myocardial infarction; Veh, vehicle; T3, triiodothyronine. Sham, n = 11; MI + Veh, n = 11; MI + T3, n = 10. One-way ANOVA, post-hoc Tukey’s multiple group comparisons. *p < 0.05 vs sham, #p < 0.05 vs MI + Veh