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Table 1 Main patient characteristics in the 2 groups of patients imaged with the Anger or CZT cameras

From: High-quality brain perfusion SPECT images may be achieved with a high-speed recording using 360° CZT camera

  Anger-camera group (n = 21) CZT-camera group (n = 21) p value
Age (years) 78 [70–81] 75 [73–80] 1.00
Female gender 12 (57%) 12 (57%) 1.00
BMI (kg/m2) 26.1 [24.1–28.7] 26.8 [23.2–28.6] 0.89
MMSE (/30) 27 [26–29] 24 [20–27] 0.01*
Education    0.90
 0 = primary school 10 (48%) 9 (43%)  
 1 = secondary school 4 (19%) 6 (29%)  
 2 = high school 3 (14%) 3 (14%)  
 3 = higher education 4 (19%) 3 (14%)  
  1. BMI body mass index, MMSE Mini Mental State Examination test
  2. *p < 0.05 between patients from Anger and SPECT cameras