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Table 1 Baseline demographics of healthy male volunteers

From: Diesel exhaust but not ozone increases fraction of exhaled nitric oxide in a randomized controlled experimental exposure study of healthy human subjects

  Diesel exhaust Ozone (A) Ozone (B)
Number (n) 10 12 18
Age (years) 26 ± 2 26 ± 2 26 ± 3
Height (cm) 179 ± 6 180 ± 6 183 ± 8
Weight (kg) 78 ± 9 78 ± 9 78 ± 9
Body Mass Index 24 ± 3 24 ± 2 23 ± 3
Lung function    
FVC (L) 6.0 ± 0.6 5.9 ± 0.6 5.8 ± 0.9
FEV1 (L) 4.3 ± 0.3 4.2 ± 0.5 4.4 ± 0.6
  1. Data are reported as mean ± SD.
  2. FEV1 = Forced expiratory volume in one second.
  3. FVC = Forced vital capacity.