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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Impact of endobronchial allergen provocation on macrophage phenotype in asthmatics

  Healthy Asthmatic
No. 4 11
Sex (male/female) 4/0 9/2
Age (y) 45(40–50) 43(37-50)
Atopy no yes
FEV1 (% predicted) 108.3(103.8-11.2) 94(83.1-110.7)
FEV1/FVC ratio 79.6(75.1-80.3) 76.2(70.8-86.7)
Metacholine PC20 n.d. 1.5(0.9-5.7)
Allergen (BU/ml) 100 62.5(62.5-125)
IgE (U/ml) 23(9.5-68) 173(97–262)
  1. Median and interquartile ranges (IQR) are given.