Abstract P140 Table 1
Controls(n = 20)Patients(n = 19)
Age (years)61.1 (9.1)59.2 (12.1)
Men, n (%)13 (65%)12 (63%)
Smoking (pack-years)†5.5 (0–70)10.0 (0–60)
FEV1 (% predicted)100.8 (12.5)42.7 (23.3)**
Heart rate (bpm)68.2 (12.4)75.7 (12.5)
Peripheral MAP (mm Hg)100.4 (10.2)101.5 (9.2)
Aortic PWV (m/s)8.5 (1.6)9.9 (2.1)*
Augmentation index (%)23.7 (8.8)26.1 (6.5)
Total cholesterol (mmol/l)5.8 (1.0)5.7 (1.4)
  • FEV1, forced expiratory volume in 1 s; MAP, mean arterial pressure; PWV, pulse wave velocity.

  • Values are mean (SD) unless otherwise stated.

  • *p<0.05; **p<0.001.

  • †Median (range).