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Table 4 Comparison of treatments between the total population and LOA and OAE

From: Clinical characteristics and comorbidities of elderly asthmatics who attend allergy clinics

  All subjects LOA EOA P
Rescue treatment
 Salbutamol, % 91 88 91 ns
 Ipratropium bromide, % 1 0 1 ns
 None, % 9 12 9 ns
Base treatment
 Fluticasone and salmeterol, % 60 63 60 ns
 Budesonide and formoterol, % 24 25 24 ns
 None, % 16 12 17 ns
 ICS dose greater than 1000 mg/day, % 24 25 23 ns