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Table 2 Indications for echocardiography

From: Feasibility, diagnostic performance and clinical value of an abbreviated echocardiography protocol in an out-patient cardiovascular setting: a pilot study

  Cohort A (n = 70) Cohort B 2021 (n = 79) Significance (p- value)
Chest pain 20 (29%) 54 (68%) < 0.0001
Murmur/Valvular 8 (11%) 2 (3%) 0.03
Dyspnoea 17 (24%) 12 (15%) 0.16
Palpitations 10 (14%) 6 (8%) 0.19
Abnormal ECG/prior Echo 13 (19%) 2 (3%) 0.001
Other 2 (3%) 2 (3%) 0.90