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Table 4 Demographic data

From: Chest wall thickness and depth to vital structures in paediatric patients – implications for prehospital needle decompression of tension pneumothorax

Group Age (mean ± SD) Male female Total
0 years 0.42 (±0.32) years 29 (=58.0%) 21 (=42.0%) 50
5 years 5.48 (±0.28) years 28 (=59.6%) 19 (=40.4%) 47
10 years 10.45 (±0.30) years 28 (=66.7%) 14 (=33.3%) 42
Total 5.16 years 85 (=61.2%) 54 (=38.8%) 139