Table 3

Relations between strains, age and body size in multiple linear regressions

Measurer (univariate)Β coefficientP value
εLAge−0.41−0.43<0.001
BSA−0.23−0.25<0.001
εTAge−0.11−0.12<0.001
BSA−0.11−0.11<0.001
Midwall εCAge−0.09−0.090.001
BSA−0.09−0.090.001
  • BSA, body surface area; εC, circumferential strain; εL, longitudinal strain; εT, transmural strain.