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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Using quantitative breath sound measurements to predict lung function following resection

Values Variable
n = 85 All eligible patients
65 ± 8 yrs (range 47-83) Age
M/F = 45/40 Gender
  Diagnosis
74    Non-small cell lung cancer
4    Malignant pleural mesothelioma
7    Metastatic disease to lung
  Baseline pulmonary function
79 ± 8    FEV1%
74 ± 22    DLCO%*
  Type of surgery performed**
6    Pneumonectomy
40    Lobectomy
  1. * DLCO results were available on only 84 patients.
  2. **Postoperative pulmonary function was available on only 31 patients (4 pneumonectomies, 27 lobectomies).