Table 8

Correlations between acute mountain sickness (AMS) scores at specific time points and the changes in Sao2 associated with preceding ascent or descent (p values given in parentheses)

AMS score at:
Namche BazaarDingbocheLobucheGokyoNamche Bazaar
3450 m (day 3)4320 m (day 6)4928 m (day 9)4791 m (day 13)3450 m (day 15)
*Significant correlation.
Preceding change in Sao20.51 (<0.05*)−0.004 (NS)0.45 (NS)0.11 (NS)−0.06 (NS)