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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the subjects

From: "Echocardiography in Nigeria: use, problems, reproducibility and potentials"

Age 59.8 (12.6)
Gender (Male/Female) 11/9(55%/45%)
Weight (Kg) 73 (19.3)
Height (cm) 161.5 (9.4)
Body Mass Index (Kg/m2) 28.2 (6.9)
Body Surface Area (m2) 1.77 (0.25)
Systolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 139.4 (26.6)
Diastolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 84.7 (16.5)
Heart Rate (beats/min) 85.6 (12.9)
Indication for Echocardiography  
   • Hypertensive Heart Disease 16(80%)
   • Rheumatic Heart Disease 2(10%)
   • Dilated Cardiomyopathy 2(10%)