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Table 3 Showing LUS scores for neonates on SIMV ventilation before weaning and extubation and the difference in scores between patients with successful and failed extubation

From: Can lung ultrasound assist in the decision of weaning mechanically ventilated neonates?

 LUS SIMV (all 40 neonates before extubation)LUS SIMV successful extubation (32 neonates)LUS SIMV failed extubation (8 neonates)
Range0–130–97–13
Mean ± SD5 ± 3.034 ± 2.429 ± 1.92
Median559