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Table 3 Procedure, indication and hospital admission per patient

From: One-session bilateral sequential whole lung lavage (OSBSWLL) for the management of pulmonary alveolar proteinosis

Patient Reason for OSBSWLL SpO2 pre/post lavage at rest on Room air (%) NS used Left lung (L) NS used Right lung (L) Residual volume (mL) Length of procedure (min) Reason for admission ICU days Total hospital days
1 WD, WI –/– 17 15 300 NA 0 0
2 WD, WI –/80 8 6.5 2500 Hypoxia, pneumonia 7 13
3 WD, WI –/– 17 15 415 Observation (dyspnea) 0 3
3 WD, WI –/– 27 18 0 NA 0 0
4 WD, WI –/84 17 6 1000 Hypoxia 1 1
4 WD, WI –/– 10.2 9.7 1020 Observation (dyspnea) 0 1
5 WD, WI 95/98 29.3 21.6 1025 256 Tachycardia 0 1
5 WD, WI 92/92 21 18 250 219 Observation (dyspnea) 0 1
6 WD, WI –/– 9 15 1000 NA 0 0
7 WD, WI –/– 18 15 320 NA 0 0
8 WD, WI 96/90 21 21 325 135 Observation (dyspnea) 0 1
8 WD, WI 94/98 15 21 1090 207 Observation (dyspnea) 1 1
8 WD, WI 94/96 18 21 2100 206 Observation (dyspnea) 0 1
9 WD, WI 95/94 19.1 24 80 234 NA 0 0
9 WD, WI 92/97 17.8 30 200 268 NA 0 0
10 WD, WI 91/97 21 28 1925 274 Observation (dyspnea) 0 2
11 WD, WI –/– 21 17.5 200 Observation (dyspnea) 0 1
11 WD, WI –/– 12 12 500 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI –/100 12 13 830 195 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI –/98 15 15 1050 170 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI 89/97 9 12 1350 200 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI –/98 11 12.7 0 185 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI 84/100 12 18 550 170 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI 85/100 12 15 500 220 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI 83/96 12 15 500 185 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI 86/90 15 15 0 200 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI 84/– 15 15 850 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI –/– 9 12 1300 NA 0 0
12 WD, WI 90/– 9 9 1100 NA 0 0
13 WD, WI –/97 9 9 1175 215 NA 0 0
  1. WD: worsening dyspnea (subjective to patient); WI: worsening chest X-Ray or chest computed tomography images; NA: non applicable; NS: normal saline; L: liters; mL: milliliters; –: no value found