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From: Apnea test for brain death determination: an alternative approach

  Baseline End of apnea test
pH 7.36 ± 0.05 7.19 ± 0.02
EtCO2 (torr) 32 ± 5 56 ± 10
PaCO2 (torr) 41 ± 5 67 ± 10
PaCO2–EtCO2 gradient 9 ± 4 11 ± 5