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Table 2 Global and regional respiratory system compliance in all study phases

From: Bedside selection of positive end-expiratory pressure by electrical impedance tomography in hypoxemic patients: a feasibility study

  PEEPARDSnet PEEPEIT PEEPEIT+2 p value
Driving pressure (cmH2O) 10.2 ± 1.9 9.3 ± 1.9* 9.7 ± 2.5 0.035
Compliance (ml/cmH2O) 44.6 ± 11 49.5 ± 12 49.5 ± 17 0.097
ComplianceV (ml/cmH2O) 6.9 ± 3 5.0 ± 2* 4.1 ± 2* <0.01
ComplianceMV (ml/cmH2O) 24.3 ± 9 24.9 ± 10 23.8 ± 12 0.873
ComplianceMD (ml/cmH2O) 6.9 ± 6 14.6 ± 6* 16.1 ± 7* <0.001
ComplianceD (ml/cmH2O) 3.2 ± 2 4.8 ± 5 5.1 ± 5* <0.05
  1. V, ventral; MV, middle-ventral; MD, middle-dorsal; D, dorsal
  2. p < 0.05 compared with PEEPARDSnet phase