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Table 2 Ventilatory parameters of patients

From: Successful ventilation through a Rüsch intubation guide catheter in severe laryngotracheal stenosis

  Patient 1 Patient 2
Inspiratory pressure (mm Hg) 30 25
Respiratory rate (per minute) 12 11
Inspiratory/expiratory ratio 1/1.5 1/1.5
Tidal volume (ml – ml/kg) 450–6.5 450–7.1
EtCO2a (mm Hg) 35–40 35–40
PaCO2b (mm Hg) Not measured 34
  1. aEnd tidal carbon dioxide. bArterial partial pressure of carbon dioxide