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Table 4 CT-scan abnormalities observed in 38 children by type of ARDS

From: Whole pulmonary assessment 1 year after paediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome: prospective multicentre study

  Qualitative analysis Sum of quotations
p-ARDS n = 30 ep-ARDS n = 8 p value p-ARDS n = 30 ep-ARDS n = 8
CT-scan abnormalities 18 (60%) 4 (50%) 0.70 1 (0–8), 55 0.5 (0–5.5), 9
 Anterior distribution 13 (43.3%) 4 (50%) 1 0 (0–5), 25 0.5 (0–5.5), 9
 Posterior distribution 16 (53.3%) 0 0.012 1 (0–7), 30 0 (0–0), 0
Ground glass opacities 7 (23.3%) 1 (12.5%) 0.66 0 (0–0), 31 0 (0–0), 4
Parenchymal consolidations 6 (20%) 1 (12.5%) 1 0 (0–0), 9 0 (0–0), 1
Septal reticulation 4 (13.3%) 1 (12.5%) 1 0 (0–0), 8 0 (0–0), 3
Honey combing 1 (3.3%) 1 (12.5%) NA 0 (0–0), 4 0 (0–0), 1
Centrilobular cysts 1 (3.3%) 0 NA 0 (0–0), 2 0 (0–0), 0
Paraseptal cysts 2 (6.7%) 0 NA 0 (0–0), 1 0 (0–0), 0
Fissure thickening and distortions 8 (26.7%) 1 (12.5%) 0.65 0 (0–1), 8 0 (0–0), 1
Bronchiectasis 5 (16.7%) 3 (37.5%) 0.33 0 (0–0), 2 0 (0–3), 5
Mosaic perfusion 7 (23.3%) 0 0.31 0 (0–0), 28 0 (0–0), 0
  1. ep-ARDS extra-pulmonary ARDS. p-ARDS pulmonary ARDS. Left panel: % of children with abnormality. Right panel: medians of sum of quotations (interquartile ranges), max