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Table 1 Demographic and baseline characteristics.

From: Lung sealant and morbidity after pleural decortication: a prospective randomized, blinded study

Variable Sealant Group Control Group p value
Age: years ± SD 53 (12) 55 (10) 0.68
Male: n (%) 11 (48%) 12 (52%) 0.55
Female: n (%) 9 (39%) 14 (61%) 0.63
Smokers: n (%) 18 (78%) 16 (70%) 1.00
Predicted FEV1: % ± SD 76 (19) 85 (18) 0.09
Predicted CO-diff: % ± SD 76 (10) 81 (21) 0.31
  1. FEV1: forced expiratory volume in one second; CO-diff: carbon monoxide difference.