Table 1.Study Outcomes (n=11) Mean standard deviaiton; median [quartile 1, quartile 3]
MeasureBaselineEndPaired Difference (End-Baseline)p-value
MIP56.45 ± 18.9371.82 ± 24.0715.36 ± 12.040.0017
MEP61.64 ± 19.176 ± 25.2314.36 ± 13.760.0061
FEV10.75 [0.58, 0.8]0.71 [0.61, 0.86]0.03 [-0.04, 0.13]0.4268
FVC1.64 ± 0.391.65 ± 0.540.09 [-0.25, 0.25]0.5342
FEV1/FVC46.36 ± 9.7444.45 ± 13.16-1.91 ± 8.490.4730
6MW209.09 ± 75.67269.64 ± 105.2260.55 ± 78.180.0280
SGRQ37.3 ± 15.4839.07 ± 14.131.77 ± 6.50.3947
COPD Exacerbation1 [1, 2]1 [0, 2]-0.91 ± 1.970.1574
  • MIP=maximum inspiratory pressure, MEP=maximum expiratory pressure, FEV1=forced expiratory volume in 1 second, FVC=forced vital capacity, COPD=chronic obstructive pulmonary disease