Table 5—

Coefficients for the computation of the interval of prediction of dependent variables divided by alveolar volume(VA)

CCACA2
TL,CO/VA0.4536-0.00044.21×10−6
Dm/VA2.4074-0.00222.24×10−5
Vc/VA5.9971-0.00545.57×10−5
  • C: constant; A: age; TL,CO: transfer factor of the lung for carbon monoxide; Dm: diffusing capacity of the membrane; Vc: capillary lung volume.