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Table 2 Median values of lung function results expressed in percent of the predicted normal value.

From: Prediction of BOS by the single-breath nitrogen test in double lung transplant recipients

Lung function variable 6 months post transpl. 36 months post transpl.
  NoBOS BOS NoBOS BOS p value*
FEV1 83 74 88 44 < 0,001
FVC 76 76 89 64 < 0,001
RV 108 93 89 132 0,011
TLC 87 78 91 89 0,505
CO uptake 52 56 61 53 0,256
N2-slope 189 170 211 950 < 0,001
  1. P-values refer to differences between NoBOS and BOS 36 months post transplantation