Table 6

Effect of 56 days of treatment (T56) on immunological parameters

Fluticasone (n=11)Placebo (n=12)p value6-151
MedianRangeMedianRange
T cells0.70.36–1.041.30.48–2.10.048
Primed T cells0.640.39–1.691.20.44–2.190.015
CD4:CD8 ratios0.630.33–1.360.880.07–2.310.3
CD68+ cells0.830.06–1.270.990.24–1.680.1
D1+MQ0.650.15–4.021.00.43–1.270.49
D7+MQ1.010.71–2.231.060.73–1.450.8
D1+/D7+MQ1.170.58–2.671.250.36–2.50.83
Eosinophils0.450.02–2.021.060.02–380.03
Activated eosinophils0.1950.03–1.341.220.69–280.0017
  • All figures are ratios reflecting T56/T0 data for each parameter.

  • 6-151 Mann-Whitney test for non-parametric data.