Journal of Allergy / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Adipokines and Cysteinyl Leukotrienes in the Pathogenesis of Asthma

Table 1

Demographics of the study population of obese, nonobese, asthmatic, and nonasthmatic subjects.

AsthmaNonasthma

4240
BMI30.3 ± 8.630.4 ± 7.9= 0.5
PFR L/min82 ± 17.6107 ± 16.3= 0.01
M/F15/2715/25

Subgroups
Obese/nonobeseObese/nonobese

21/2121/19
BMI38.7 ± 5.4/23.0 ± 1.837.1 ± 3.6/23.1 ± 1.8
PFR L/min82.5 ± 21/80.3 ± 12.291.5 ± 14.2/89 ± 18.9
M/F8 : 13/7 : 1410 : 11/5 : 14

Note: M/F: male/female; PFR: peak flow rate % normal predicted; BMI: body mass index.

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