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Table 2 Edi Min, Edi Peak, Edi Swing, Respiratory Rate, Heart Rate and Oxygen Saturation amongst Population Groupsa,b,c,d

From: Reference values for diaphragm electrical activity (Edi) in newborn infants

  N Edi Min
(μV)
Edi Peak
(μV)
Edi Swing
(μV)
Resp Rate
(breaths/min)
Heart Rate
(beats/min)
SaO2
(%)
Total 24 3.02 ± 0.94
(CV 0.31)
10.13 ± 3.50
(CV 0.35)
7.10 ± 3.03 (CV 0.43) 47.93 ± 5.43 152.30 ± 12.78 96.00 ± 2.51
Preterm 16 3.05 ± 0.91
(CV 0.30)
9.36 ± 2.13
(CV 0.23)
6.31 ± 1.88 (CV 0.30) 48.47 ± 5.78 145.25 ± 43.12 96.80 ± 1.14
Term 8 2.97 ± 1.05
(CV 0.35)
11.66 ± 5.14
(CV 0.44)
8.69 ± 4.27 (CV 0.49) 39.75 ± 20.17 146.24 ± 9.47 94.50 3.64
  1. aData is presented as mean ± standard deviation (coefficient of variation)
  2. bEdi min = minimum electrical activity of the diaphragm
  3. cEdi peak = peak electrical activity of the diaphragm
  4. dEdi swing = peak – minimum electrical activity of the diaphragm