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Table 1 Demographic data, pulmonary function and smoking history

From: Functional exercise capacity and health-related quality of life in people with asbestos related pleural disease: an observational study

  n=25 mean (SD)
Age, yr 71 (6)
Height, cm 174 (5)
Weight, kg 84 (12)
BMI, kg/m2 28 (3)
FVC, % pred 82 (19)
FEV1, % pred 74 (20)
FEV1/FVC % 66 (11)
TLC, % pred 80 (19)
FRC, % pred 80 (23)
RV, % pred 78 (29)
DLCO, % pred 59 (13)
KCO, % pred 84 (18)
Smoking, pack year 12 (15)
Never smoked (n) 6
  1. n = number; SD = standard deviation; yr = year; cm = centimetre; kg = kilogram; BMI = body mass index; m = metre; FVC = forced vital capacity; % pred = percentage of predicted value; FEV 1 = forced expiratory volume in one second; TLC = total lung capacity; FRC = functional residual capacity; RV = residual volume; D L CO = diffusing capacity for carbon monoxide; KCO = carbon monoxide transfer coefficient.