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Table 5 Postoperative pulmonary function change

From: Dissection of lung parenchyma using electrocautery is a safe and acceptable method for anatomical sublobar resection

  Electrocautery Electrocautery and stapler p value
Postoperative FVC / Preoperative FVC 0.89 ± 0.20 0.94 ± 0.21 0.48
Postoperative FEV1.0 / Preoperative FEV1.0 0.87 ± 0.14 0.92 ± 0.18 0.30
  1. FVC, forced vital capacity; FEV1.0, forced expiratory volume in 1 second.
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