International Scholarly Research Notices / 2011 / Article / Tab 2

Clinical Study

Serum Fructosamine, Total Cholesterol, and High-Density Lipoprotein in Children with Asthma during Glucocorticoid Treatment

Table 2

Serum fructosamine, total cholesterol, and HDL during active and placebo/no treatment presented as mean (SEM).

Prednisolone trialPrednisolonePlaceboP-value95% Cl2

Serum fructosamine/μM1252.3 [4.1]247.3 [3.5]0.030.7 to 9.3
Total cholesterol/mM14.14 [0.16]4.00 [0.15]0.09−0.02 to 0.30
HDL/mM11.43 [0.08]1.34 [0.07]0.060.00 to 0.17

Budesonide trialBudesonideNo treatmentP-value95% CI2

Serum fructosamine/μM1228.1 [3.3]223.1 [3.2]0.021.0 to 9.1
Total cholesterol/mM13.99 [0.12]3.97 [0.13]0.76−0.17 to 0.23
HDL/mM11.44 [0.08]1.41 [0.06]0.42−0.05 to 0.10