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Table 2 Characteristics of the five patients.

From: Predictive equations over-estimate the resting energy expenditure in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients who are dependent on invasive ventilation support

Variable  
Age (years) 55 (50 - 76)
Height (cm) 177 (155 - 192)
Weight (kg) 83 (58 - 98)
Body mass index (kg/m²) 25 (23 - 27)
Duration of the disease (months) 78 (64 - 122)
Duration in ventilator therapy (months) 78 (44 - 96)
Albumin (g/L) 31 (27 - 35)
  1. Values are given as median (range).