Table 4—

Regression equations for 1/Qc in males and females

SexRegression equationRSD
Females#4.375×10−2−1.805×10−2×height2.544×10−3
Males#4.455×10−2−1.805×10−2×height
Females6.1×l0−2−2.74×l0−2×height6×10−3
Males4.7×l0−2−2.01×l0−2×height3×10−3
  • Qc: pulmonary capillary volume

  • RSD: residual standard deviation

  • #: contains the equations derived in the present study

  • : contains equations derived in studies of Cotes 3 (females) and Frans 4 (males)

  • Height is in metres