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Table 4 Comparison of patients receiving TBI and chemotherapy alone

From: Does allogeneic stem cell transplantation in survivors of pediatric leukemia impact regular physical activity, pulmonary function, and exercise capacity?

  TBI
n=12
Chemotherapy alone
n=5
P-value
Age (years) 16.4±7.3 13.2±5.6 0.40
Weight (kg) 47.0±16.9 50.4 ±19.3 0.72
Height (cm) 154.5±22.4 146.3 ±18.5 0.48
FEV1 (%pred) 92.5 ±11.1 98.9±10.9 0.292
FVC (%pred) 94.3±8.0 93.5±9.7 0.33
RV/TLC(%pred) 114.6±19.1 115.8.0±37.8 0.93
DLCO (%pred) 81.1±16.6 82.4±12.0 0.91
Peak heart rate (bpm) 186±11 192±3 0.15
Maximal work load (%predicted) 96±58 96±21 0.98
Maximal work load (W/kg) 2.9±1.3 2.1±0.4 0.28
Peak oxygen uptake (%predicted) 81±20 107±45 0.12
Peak oxygen uptake (ml/min/kg) 40.0±6.8 36.9±10.8 0.48
  1. All data are mean±standard deviation