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Table 1 Baseline patient characteristics, n = 9

From: Changes in chest wall motion with removal of Nuss bar in repaired pectus excavatum – a cohort study

Age at bar insertion, years mean (SD) 17 (2)
Age at bar removal, years mean (SD) 19 (2)
Height, metres mean (SD) 1.8 (0.09)
Weight, kilograms mean (SD) 65.8 (12.1)
Body Mass Index, mean (SD) 20.0 (2.8)
Pectus shape, n (%)
 Cup 5 (55.6)
 Saucer 3 (33.3)
 Mixed 1 (11.1)
Haller index before correction, mean (SD) 5.1 (1.1)