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Table 1 Echocardiographic results at the end of 2nd and 4th week in I+G and other experimental groups

From: Granulocyte-CSF induced inflammation-associated cardiac thrombosis in iron loading mouse heart and can be attenuated by statin therapy

  HR (bpm) LVPWs (cm) LVIDSs (cm) IVSs (cm) LVPWd (cm) LVIDd (cm) IVSd (cm) EF (%) FS (%) E/A ratio
2wks           
C 360.5 ± 33 0.08 ± 0.01 0.22 ± 0.03 0.11 ± 0.01 0.07 ± 0.01 0.35 ± 0.03 0.06 ± 0.01 75.75 ± 5.1 37.90 ± 4.4 1.83 ± 0.22
G 333.0 ± 40 0.10 ± 0.02 0.25 ± 0.04 0.12 ± 0.01 0.07 ± 0.01 0.37 ± 0.02 0.07 ± 0.01 70.40 ± 11 33.53 ± 8.0 1.85 ± 0.23
I 372.2 ± 45 0.08 ± 0.02 0.24 ± 0.02 0.11 ± 0.02 0.05 ± 0.01 0.36 ± 0.04 0.06 ± 0.01 69.88 ± 3.6 33.50 ± 1.5 2.07 ± 0.59
I+G 362.9 ± 12 0.08 ± 0.01 0.24 ± 0.02 0.12 ± 0.02 0.06 ± 0.01 0.36 ± 0.02 0.06 ± 0.01 71.78 ± 5.6 35.23 ± 2.1 1.94 ± 0.39
4wks           
C 333.5 ± 78 0.10 ± 0.02 0.22 ± 0.04 0.11 ± 0.02 0.07 ± 0.01 0.35 ± 0.03 0.06 ± 0.01 73.68 ± 6.5 36.39 ± 5.4 1.89 ± 0.17
G 348.2 ± 32 0.08 ± 0.02 0.25 ± 0.02 0.10 ± 0.01 0.06 ± 0.01 0.36 ± 0.02 0.06 ± 0.01 65.58 ± 4.3 30.78 ± 2.6 1.85 ± 0.23
I 325.8 ± 95 0.08 ± 0.04 0.23 ± 0.06 0.10 ± 0.02 0.06 ± 0.03 0.34 ± 0.04 0.06 ± 0.02 68.50 ± 12.7 32.94 ± 11.3 1.97 ± 0.14
I+G 315.9 ± 58 0.09 ± 0.01 0.28 ± 0.02* 0.12 ± 0.01 0.06 ± 0.01 0.38 ± 0.02* 0.08 ± 0.01 58.65 ± 4.5 26.26 ± 2.8 1.85 ± 0.22
  1. IVSd, inter-ventricular septum thickness at diastole; LVIDd, left ventricular internal diameter at diastole; LVPWd, left ventricular posterior wall thickness at diastole; IVSs, inter-ventricular septum thickness at systole; LVIDs, left ventricular internal diameter at systole; LVPWs, left ventricular posterior wall thickness at systole; FS, fractional shortening of left ventricle; EF, ejection fraction of left ventricle; E/A, E wave/A wave ratio at left ventricular diastolic phase;*p < 0.05, p < 0.01 vs control, n = 12 in each group.