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Table 1 Baseline characteristics. Data are presented as mean (standard deviation), and frequency (%)

From: Modified-ramped position: a new position for intubation of obese females: a randomized controlled pilot study

 Ramped group (n = 30)Modified ramped group (n = 30)P value
Age (years)42 (13)39 (9)0.26
Body mass index (Kg/m2)41 (6)43 (6)0.4
Diabetes 4 (13%)5 (17%)1
Hypertension 6 (20%)9 (30%)0.55
Snoring11 (37%)9 (30%)0.78
Mallampati score
 Grade I3 (10%)8 (27%)0.35
 Grade II15 (50%)10 (33%)
 Grade III10 (33%)10 (33%)
 Grade IV2 (7%)2 (7%)