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Table 4 LUS score, respiratory dynamics in with (CRRT) and without hemofiltration (Non-CRRT) group

From: Lung ultrasound score assessing the pulmonary edema in pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome received continuous hemofiltration therapy: a prospective observational study

  CRRT (n = 37) Non-CRRT (n = 33)
Pre-CRRT Post-CRRT P 1st day 4th day P
LUS 22 (18–25) 15 (13–18) < 0.001 14 (12–16) 12 (9–16) 0.154
OI 15.92 (14.07–17.73) 9.49 (8.70–10.58) < 0.001 7.69 (6.46–9.50) 8.12 (6.85–10.45) 0.242
PaCO2, mmHg 41 (38–50) 40 (38–45) 0.102 55 (38–61) 42 (38–45) 0.006
Cdyn, ml/cmH2O/kg 0.40 (0.30–0.42) 0.60 (0.51–0.65) < 0.001 0.61 (0.46–0.72) 0.63 (0.45–0.70) 0.315
PEEP, cmH2O 14 (13–15) 10 (9–11) < 0.001 9 (8–10) 8 (8–10) 0.220