Table 2

 Mean (SE) initial daytime set parameters

PressureVolumep value
Ti, inspiratory time; MVe, expired minute ventilation.
Set pressure (cm H2O)25.0 (1.1)
Set tidal volume (ml)749.2 (34.5)
Set volume (ml/kg)11.9
Set Ti (s)1.2 (0.1)
Set backup rate1515
Measured MVe (l/min)12.14 (0.65)12.18 (0.63)0.93
Measured leak (l/min)2.43 (0.52)2.22 (0.35)0.71