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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the study population

From: Anticipating pulmonary complications after thoracotomy: the FLAM Score

  n % Standard deviation
Sex    
Male 221 73.6  
Female 79 26.4  
Age (mean) 61.9 (range 16–84)   12.4
ASA score    
ASA 1 62 20.6  
ASA 2 138 46  
ASA 3 90 33.4  
Preop. FEV1% 85.7 (range 36–136)   19.6
Pathology    
Lung cancer 216 72  
Lung metastases 23 7.7  
Carcinoid 5 1.6  
Benign 39 13  
Others 17 5.7  
Operation    
Pneumonectomy 33 11  
Lobectomy 201 67  
Bilobectomy 12 4  
Segmentectomy 9 3  
Others 45 15  
Operating time (mean) 111 (range 45–300)   35.6