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Table 1 Demographic parameters, mean ejection fraction, and Tei index of patients and matched controls

From: Relationship between clinically assessed heart failure severity and the Tei index in Nigerian patients

Variables Patients (n = 75) n (%) Controls (n = 60) n (%) p value
Age (years)    
18–44 9 (12.0) 6 (10) 0.62
45–64 25 (33.6) 21 (34.6)  
≥65 41 (54.4) 33 (55.4)  
Gender    
Male 42 (56.0) 38 (63.3) 0.55
Female 33 (44.0) 22 (36.7)  
Age (years) 1 56 ± 18.33 57 ± 18.46 0.0753
Ejection fraction 1 50.47 ± 19.01 68.37 ± 7.79 0.001
Tei index 1 0.88 ± 32 0.36 ± 0.07 <0.001
  1. 1Mean ± standard deviation.