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Table 1 Results of respiratory and clinical tests before and after a pulmonary rehabilitation in the patient

From: Case report: fast reversal of malignant obesity hypoventilation syndrome after noninvasive ventilation and pulmonary rehabilitation

Test Items Before PR treatment Post PR treatment
  Height (m) 155 155
Weight (kg) 110 83
BMI (kg/m2) 50.4 34.55
Respiratory functional tests FEV1/FVC 69 78.74
FEV1 (% of predicted value) 43.71 104.17
FVC (% of predicted value) 46.12 101.35
Polysomnography AHI (events/hour) 61.4 20.7
Hyponea 87 47
OSA 481 44
CSA 3 1
MSA 0 0
Total 571 92
Lowest O2 saturation (%) 60 90.2
  1. Abbreviations: PR Pulmonary rehabilitation, BMI body mass index, FEV1/ FVC post bronchodilator forced expiratory volume in 1 s/ forced vital capacity, AHI apnea-hypopnea index, OSA obstructive sleep apnea, CSA central sleep apnea, MSA mixed sleep apnea