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Table 1 Change in pulmonary function

From: A strategy for pulmonary resection after contralateral diaphragm plication: a surgical case report

  Preoperative After diaphragm plication After pulmonary resection
FVC (L) 1.54 2.09 1.49
%FVC (%) 70.0 90.1 69
FEV1 (L) 0.92 1.31 1.06
FEV1/FVC (%) 59.7 62.7 71.1
%FEV1 (%) 58.6 73.2 71.1
  1. FVC forced vital capacity, FEV1 forced expiratory volume in one second