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Table 3 JDM measures sorted by cardiac abnormality

From: Cardiac findings in children with juvenile Dermatomyositis at disease presentation

   Manual Muscle Testing (/10)a [15] Heliotrope rash Gottron’s sign/papules Other skin rash Nail fold capillaries
   n median IQR min max n Abnormal % n Abnormal % n Abnormal % n Abnormal %
ECHO All (n = 105) 98 8 2 0 10 105 69 65.7 104 79 76.0 98 76 77.6 97 82 84.5
Abnormal (n = 26) 26 8 3.75 0 10 26 19 73.1 26 21 80.8 25 19 76.0 24 21 87.5
Normal (n = 26) 26 8 2.5 2 10 26 18 69.2 25 18 72.0 26 21 80.8 25 23 92.0
Not done (n = 53) 46 8 1 2 10 53 32 60.4 53 40 75.5 47 36 76.6 48 38 79.2
ECG All (n = 105) 98 8 2 0 10 105 69 65.7 104 79 76.0 98 76 77.6 97 82 84.5
Normal (n = 63) 60 8 2.25 0 10 63 45 71.4 62 49 79.0 62 51 82.3 61 55 90.2
Abnormal (n = 6) 6 8 1.5 5 10 6 4 66.7 6 6 100.0 6 5 83.3 6 5 83.3
Not done (n = 36) 32 8 1.25 2 10 36 20 55.6 36 24 66.7 30 20 66.7 30 22 73.3
  1. aAs determined by the weakest muscle group at presentation using the 10-point Kendall scale