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Table 4 HOMA-quartiles for LVMI, LA, IVS, PW, and LVEDD in male and female

From: Dietary intervention with a specific micronutrient combination for the treatment of patients with cardiac arrhythmias: the impact on insulin resistance and left ventricular function

HOMA-quartile 1: 0.7 … 1.5 2: 1.6 … 2.4 3: 2.5 … 4.3 4: >  4.3 p-value
N (male/female) 7/7 5/8 5/9 10/3  
LVMI (male) 96.1 +/−  36.8 106.2 +/−  23.2 102.9 +/−  35.9 108.9 +/−  16.4 0.372
LVMI (female) 80.6 +/−  19.4 95.7 +/−  25.1 90.7 +/−  21.4 78.6 +/−  13.5 0.967
LA (male) 37.3 +/−  7.6 38.0 +/−  7.2 37.0 +/−  4.8 41.4 +/−  4.2 0.118
LA (female) 29.1 +/−  2.5 32.0 +/−  2.6 34.0 +/−  5.6 40.3 +/−  4.0 0.001
IVS (male) 11.6 +/−  1.8 11.2 +/−  1.3 10.8 +/−  1.8 11.0 +/−  1.3 0.533
IVS (female) 9.6 +/−  1.4 9.8 +/−  1.3 10.8 +/−  1.2 9.3 +/−  1.2 0.489
PW (male) 11.3 +/−  1.9 11.4 +/−  1.5 11.0 +/−  2.0 11.3 +/−  1.4 0.880
PW (female) 9.4 +/−  1.5 9.6 +/− 0.7 10.3 +/−  1.4 10.0 +/−  1.0 0.205
LVEDD (male) 47.0 +/−  8.5 50.0 +/−  7.1 51.4 +/−  6.7 53.5 +/−  4.1 0.055
LVEDD (female) 43.1 +/−  4.8 49.8 +/−  4.5 44.9 +/−  4.5 47.3 +/−  3.2 0.562
  1. Abbreviations: HOMA Homeostasis Model Assessment, LVMI left ventricular mass index, LA left atrium, IVS interventricular septum, PW posterior wall, LVEDD left ventricular end diastolic diameter