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Table 1 Demographic and Morphometric Characteristics as a Function of Hospital.

From: Endotracheal tube cuff pressure in three hospitals, and the volume required to produce an appropriate cuff pressure

  University of Louisville Hospital Norton Hospital Jewish Hospital P
N 41 20 32 ---
Tube size (N) 7 / 7.5 / 8 / 8.5 10 / 11 / 10 / 10 10 / 0 / 10 / 0 10 / 10 / 12 / 0 ---
Age (yr) 41 (14) 50 (14) 51 (16) 0.006
Weight (kg) 88 (27) 100 (40) 78 (17) 0.020
Height (m) 1.7 (0.1) 1.7 (0.1) 1.7 (0.1) 0.669
  1. Results presented as number or mean (SD).