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Table 1 Patient Characteristics.

From: Improving ciaglia blue rhino technique for tracheostomy with a simple procedural modification

  Group A Group B p value
male/female (%) 40 (57.1) / 30 (42.9) 36 (55.3) / 29 (49.7)  
age, years (range) 55.25 (18-88) 51.34 (20-86) 0,35
SAPSII 36.12 ± 11.15 37.10 ± 10.1 0,42
ICU admission patology Trauma (16) Cerebral hemorrage (5) Cerebral ischemya (8) Abdominal surgery (11) Respiratory (18) Miscellaneous (12) Trauma (15) Cerebral hemorrage (4) Cerebral ischemya (10) Abdominal surgery (7) Respiratory (17) Miscellaneous (10)