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Table 1 Pre and postoperative spirometric values

From: Right lower lobectomy eight years after left pneumonectomy for a second primary lung cancer

  Preoperative Postoperative (45 days)
  Observed % Predicted Observed % Predicted
FEV1 (L) 1.44 43.6 1.40 42.2
FVC (L) 2.16 52.8 1.45 35.3
FEV1/FVC (%) 66.7 --- 96.5 ---
DLCO (Ml/min/mmHg) 20.19 71.7