Table 6

Short-term Trend Data (infusions for one month or less) 4 Patients

% Predicted

% Predicted

% Predicted

% Predicted

% Predicted


FVC (L)

FEV 1 (L)

PEF (L/S)

FEF 25–75 (L/S)

FEF 75–85 (L/S)


Patient

Sex

Age

Mos.

# IVs per pt.

Pre

Post

%

Pre

Post

%

Pre

Post

%

Pre

Post

%

Pre

Post

%


L, L.

F

53

0.3

2

40

87

118%

42

69

64%

50

47

-6%

38

47

24%

62

49

-21%

P, R.

M

77

1

6

65

88

35%

66

89

35%

73

92

26%

57

80

40%

165

171

4%

R, B.

F

49

0.2

3

59

72

22%

59

71

20%

44

80

82%

61

70

15%

67

49

-27%

W, G.

F

70

0.2

2

65

74

14%

38

64

68%

16

47

194%

20

42

110%

21

64

205%

Average

62

0.43

3.25

57

80

40%

51

73

43%

46

67

45%

44

60

36%

79

83

6%

Ave. # IVs per patient

3.25

Average Overall Improvement

34%

Short Term


Results were measured as percentage improvement in the percentage predicted on the Knudsen scale

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