Clinical data from the first patients requiring mechanical ventilation at the Hospital Hellin (Albacete, Spain) intensive care department

Patients n21
Age years61 (49–74)
Dynamic lung compliance at onset of ventilation
 ≥40 mL·cmH2O−114 (66.6)
 <30 mL·cmH2O−17 (33.3)
Deceased2 (8.7)
Successfully extubated9 (34.8)
Still intubated12 (56.5)

Data are presented as n, mean (range) or n (%). Patients were assessed on 5 April 2020.