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Table 3 Correlation of width of the intercostal space with anthropometric data (Pearson`s correlation coefficient; each p < 0.0001 if not otherwise specified)

From: Sonographic assessment of pediatric chest wall thickness and width of the intercostal space: correlation with anthropometric data and implications for needle decompression

  2nd ICS MCL 4th ICS AAL
Age (years) 0.67 0.58
Weight 0.64 0.58
Height 0.71 0.62
BMI 0.03 0.06††
Broselow 0.68 0.59
  1. p = 0.57; ††p = 0.29