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Table 3 Time elapsed until a final diagnosis was made

From: Which ultrasound transducer type is best for diagnosing pneumothorax?

Diagnosis Linear-array transducer Curved-array transducer Phased-array transducer All transducers combined
Normal ventilation 2 (1–5) 3 (1–5.5) 3 (2–5.5) 3 (1–5)
Pneumothorax 5 (3–7) 5 (3–7) 6 (3.5–8.5) 5 (3–7)
All diagnosesa 4 (2–6) 4 (2–6) 4 (2–7) 4 (2–6.25)
  1. The data are presented as median seconds (interquartile range)
  2. aThis includes the ten clips without diagnosis