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Research Article

Differential Effects of Endotracheal Suctioning on Gas Exchanges in Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure under Pressure-Controlled and Volume-Controlled Ventilation

Table 1

Comparison of patients’ general information between the two groups.

General informationPCV (49)VCV (47)

Gender (M/F)25/2420/270.3790.538
Age57 ± 21.158 ± 26.20.2070.836
APACHE II17.6 ± 10.317.2 ± 10.10.1920.848
Disease course4.6 ± 2.05.1 ± 2.21.1650.247
Complications15201.1240.289

M: male; F: female; APACHE: acute physiology and chronic health evaluation.

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