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Table 1

From: Prospective evaluation of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV) in acute hypoxemic respiratory failure (AHRF) following lung resection

  Conventional therapy (n = 23) Noninvasive ventilation (n = 23) P
Endotracheal intubation 11 (47.82%) 4 (17.39%) 0.0277
In hospital mortality 8 (34.7%) 2 (8.69%) 0.0275
Fiberoptic bronchoscopy (no.) 3.72 ± 2.86 3.43 ± 4.24 0.1841
Length of stay in ICU (days) 14 ± 11.8 16.65 ± 23.59 0.5241
Length of stay in hospital (days) 22.82 ± 10.67 27.13 ± 19.52 0.6134