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Table 3 Classification of LV geometry according to gender and BP groups

From: Geometrical and functional changes of left heart in adults with prehypertension and hypertension: a cross-sectional study from China

Classification NT PH HT P
(N = 1651) (N = 3616) (N = 5280)  
Normal geometry, n (%) 1447 (87.6) 3312 (86.1) 3314 (62.8) <0.001
 male 498 (34.4) 1544 (49.6) 1758 (53.0)  
 female 949 (65.6) 1568 (50.4) 1556 (47.0)  
Concentric remodeling, n (%) 106 (6.4) 192 (5.3) 464 (8.8) <0.001
 male 28 (26.4) 70 (36.5) 222 (47.8)  
 female 78 (73.6) 122 (63.5) 242 (52.2)  
Concentric hypertrophy, n (%) 13 (0.8) 49 (1.4) 561 (10.6) <0.001
 male 4 (30.8) 21 (42.9) 241 (43.0)  
 female 9 (69.2) 28 (57.1) 320 (57.0)  
Eccentric hypertrophy, n (%) 85 (5.1) 263 (7.3) 941 (17.8) <0.001
 male 14 (16.5) 93 (35.4) 332 (35.3)  
 female 71 (83.5) 170 (64.6) 609 (64.7)