Clinical Characteristic Mean ± SEM or proportion
NYHA FC III/ IV 50%/50%
EF (%) 21±1 %
LVEDD (mm) 72± 1.6
LVESD (mm) 59± 1.8
LA (mm) 49± 1.2
ICD 15%
ACEI 65%
ARAII 24%
Furosemide 97%
Digoxin 62%
Dbt 30%
BB 32%
Adt 53%
Amiod 15%
NYHA FC=New York Heart Assotiation functional class, EF=Ejection Fraction, LVEDD=Left ventricular end-diastolic diameter, LVESD=Left ventricular endsystolic diameter, LA = left atrium diameter, ICD= implanted cardiac defibrillator, ACEI=Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors, ARAII=AngiotensinII receptor antagonists, Dbt=Dobutamine, BB=Beta-Blockers, Adt=Aldosterone-blockers, Amiod= Amiodarona
Table 1B: Clinical characteristics of patients before heart transplantation.