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Table 5 Description of diastolic dysfunction grades in relation to anthropometric measurements in children with SAM after nutritional rehabilitation

From: Assessment of left ventricular systolic and diastolic functions in severely malnourished children

  Diastolic function at discharge
Normal diastolic function N = 38 Diastolic dysfunction grade I N = 18 Diastolic dysfunction grade II N = 2
WAZ <0, >-1 26(68.4%) 2(11.1%) 0(%)
<-1, >-2 12(31.6%) 16(88.9%) 2(100%)
HAZ <0, >-1 24(63.2%) 4(22.2%) 0(0%)
<-1, >-2 14(36.8%) 14(77.8%) 2(100%)
WHZ <0, >-1 26(68.4%) 6(33.3%) 0(0%)
<-1, >-2 12(31.6%) 12(66.7%) 2(100%)
MAUC for age <0, >-1 26(68.4%) 6(33.3%) 0(0%)
<-1, >-2 12(31.6%) 12(66.7%) 2(100%)