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Table 3 Echocardiographic results according to labeled valve sizes

From: Clinical outcome and hemodynamic behavior of the Labcor Dokimos Plus aortic valve

Valve size (mm) 21 23 25 27
Number 3 18 39 33
Mean Pressure
Gradient in mmHg
17.3 ± 6.7 9.6 ± 3.0 8.5 ± 3.1 10.2 ± 3.6
Maximum Pressure gradient in mmHg 29.7 ± 12.1 19.3 ± 4.9 16.5 ± 5.8 19.1 ± 5.8
Effective Orifice Area
in cm2
1.92 ± 0.44 1.79 ± 0.36 2.0 ± 0.6 2.16 ± 0.47
Indexed Effective Orifice Area in cm2/m2 1.08 ± 0.33 0.95 ± 0.18 0.99 ± 0.29 1.01 ± 0.24