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Table 1 Air leak assessment before sealant application

From: TissuePatch™ as a novel synthetic sealant for repair of superficial lung defect: in vitro tests results

TVi (ml) Air leak (ml) Pmax (mBar) Pplat (mBar) Pmean (mBar) Compliance (ml/mBar) Resistance (mBar/l/s)
400 105 ± 51 24 ± 4 14 ± 1 8 ± 1 34 ± 7 4 ± 1
500 153 ± 64 29 ± 4 16 ± 2 9 ± 1 33 ± 6 5 ± 1
600 214 ± 75 34 ± 5 17 ± 2 10 ± 1 32 ± 5 5 ± 1
700 270 ± 87 38 ± 4 19 ± 2 11 ± 1 32 ± 5 5 ± 1
800 330 ± 92 39 ± 1 21 ± 2 11 ± 1 30 ± 5 6 ± 1
900 380 ± 110 41 ± 3 25 ± 3 12 ± 0 27 ± 4 7 ± 1
1000 438 ± 119 39 ± 1 32 ± 3 13 ± 0 20 ± 5 9 ± 1
  1. Pmax = maximal inspiratory pressure.
  2. Pmean = mean inspiratory pressure.
  3. Pplat = plateau inspiratory pressure.
  4. TVi = inspired tidal volume.