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Table 2 Patients’ characteristics

From: Longer time to extubation after general anesthesia with desflurane in patients with obstructive respiratory dysfunction: a retrospective study

  Control Obstructive respiratory dysfunction  
(n = 180) (n = 45) P value
Age, yr 73 [60–80] 79 [75–84] <0.001*
Sex, male/female 77/103 22/23 0.460
Height, cm 156 [148–166] 156 [147–163] 0.598
Weight, kg 60.6 [51.7–69.5] 56.5 [49.7–69.0] 0.329
BMI, kg/m2 24.4 [21.9–27.7] 23.1 [21.7–25.3] 0.116
ASA physical status, I/II/III 23/130/27 1/35/9 0.107
Nonsmoker/ex-smoker/current smoker 19/54/106 5/15/24 0.692
  1. BMI body mass index, ASA American Society of Anesthesiologists
  2. *P < 0.05