Table 5

Effect of 14 days of treatment (T14) on immunological parameters

Fluticasone (n=11)Placebo (n=12)p value 5-151
MedianRangeMedianRange
T cells0.690.41–1.591.030.68–1.360.015
Primed T cells0.680.35–1.71.020.57–1.30.021
CD4:CD8 ratios0.950.22–2.50.810.25–1.690.97
CD68+ cells0.720.45–1.391.030.32–1.150.023
D1+MQ0.690.25–4.60.80.53–1.40.16
D7+MQ1.270.74–2.151.250.78–1.790.91
D1+/D7+MQ0.880.45–2.450.880.45–1.860.77
Eosinophils0.670.03–1.160.980.02–380.045
Activated eosinophils0.670.03–1.781.00.13–160.12
  • 5-150 All figures are ratios reflecting T14/T0 data for each parameter.

  • 5-151 Mann-Whitney test for non-parametric data.