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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of study subjects

From: How stable is lung function in patients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease when monitored using a telehealth system? A longitudinal and home-based study

Sex (f/m) 8/3Baseline
MedianIQR
Age6759–72
Height (m)1.661.59–1.76
Weight (kg)6559–87
BMI2621–30
VC (L)2.702.6–3.9
VC (% pred)11289–119
FVC (L)2.151.8–3.0
FVC (% pred)8075–82
FEV1(L)1.010.9–1.7
FEV1(% pred)5336–63
FEV%5438–62
IC (L)1.891.6–2.5
IC (% pred)9882–106
6MWD (m)a387335–479
SpO2rest9695–98
mMRC21.5–4
  1. BMI Body Mass Index, VC Vital Capacity, FVC Forced Vital Capacity, FEV1 Forced Expiratory Volume in one second, IC Inspiratory Capacity, 6MWT 6 min walking test, SpO2 Oxygen saturation measured by pulse oximetry, mMRC modified Medical Research Council Dyspnea Scale, IQR Inter Quartile Range (25–75), pred predicted, a best of two tests