Clinical and functional characteristics of severe asthmatic patients after standardized treatment

 NPO (n=14)PO (n=36)FO (n=12)
 T -2T2T -2T2T -2T2
ACQ2.89 ± 1.041.75 ± 0.94*3.36 ± 0.952.39 ± 1.09*3.68 ± 1.343.10 ± 1,13
FEV1 (L)1.96 ± 0.512.34 ± 0.45*1.40 ± 0.501.70 ± 0.50*0.96 ± 0.391.08 ± 0.52
RV/TLC (%)136 ± 27116 ± 23*164 ± 26146 ± 25*186 ± 28192 ± 29
Nitrogen washout %368 ± 171125 ± 78*502 ± 298244 ± 188*788 ± 374584 ± 390
  • * p< 0.05