Table 1—

Baseline characteristics of the patients

GlobalPremenstrual asthma#No premenstrual asthma#p-value
Age yrs28.6±8.8 (14–47)26.9±6.5 (16–37)28.78±9.93 (14–47)0.41
Weight kg63.23±12.363.65±14.1562.97±11.230.84
FVC %93.69±13.6691.25±12.4995.22±14.310.31
FEV1 %90.61±18.188.2±15.992.11±19.40.45
Tiffenau79.98±11.680.2±11.579.8±11.90.92
  • Data are presented as mean±sd (range) or mean±sd, unless otherwise stated. FVC: forced vital capacity; FEV1: forced expiratory volume in 1 s. #: semi-objective criteria in the first cycle.