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Table 1 Baseline patient characteristics

From: Prognostic implications of diastolic dysfunction in patients with acute pulmonary embolism

Characteristics (107 patients) Patients without diastolic dysfunction (84 patients, 78.5%) Patients with diastolic dysfunction (23 patients, 21.5%) P value
Age 58.1 ± 18.6 67.0 ± 17.0 0.040*
Male sex 43 (51.2%) 13 (56.5%) 0.650
Hypertension 49 (58.3%) 20 (86.9%) 0.011*
Diabetes mellitus 24 (28.6%) 7 (30.4%) 0.861
Hyperlipidemia 39 (46.4%) 10 (43.5%) 0.801
CAD 23 (27.4%) 5 (21.7) 0.623
COPD 13 (15.5%) 2 (8.7%) 0.407
CKD 6 (9.5%) 2 (8.7%) 0.802
CHF 8 (9.5%) 4 (17.4%) 0.289
Ejection fraction 59.1 ± 11.1 57.4 ± 8.0 0.491
Atrial fibrillation 15 (17.9%) 3 (13.0%) 0.585
Peripheral vascular disease 5 (6.0%) 3 (13.0%) 0.252
  1. *indicates statistically significant result of P value < 0.05.