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Table 2 Details on episodes of prone positioning

From: Does volatile sedation with sevoflurane allow spontaneous breathing during prolonged prone positioning in intubated ARDS patients? A retrospective observational feasibility trial

Episodes of prone positioning  
 Overall, n 276
 Per patient, median, (IQR) 4 (4)
 With ECMO 152
 Without ECMO 124
 Sevoflurane consumption/episode [ml], median (IQR) 48 (17)
 Duration [h], median (IQR) 17 (3)
Cumulative hours of PP 4339
Cumulative hours of PS during PP 3948
RASS, median (IQR) during PP − 4.5 (1.5)
pH before conversion to PS, median (IQR)  
 Prone episode 1 7.313 (0.116)
 Prone episode 2 7.35 (0.102)
 Prone episode 3 7.356 (0.103)
 Prone episode 4 7.374 (0.117)
 Prone episode 5 7.371 (0.092)
  1. PP Prone positioning, PS pressure-supported spontaneous breathing; RASS Richmond Agitation and Sedation Scale [37]