Journal of Allergy / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

Serum Vitamin D Levels and Vitamin D Supplement in Adult Patients with Asthma Exacerbation

Table 1

Baseline characteristics of patients with asthma exacerbation and healthy subjects.

CharacteristicsVitamin D level () Healthy ()
DeficiencyInsufficiencySufficiencyInsufficiencySufficiency

Age, (%)
 <50 years 0 (0) 2 (4.26) 5 (10.64) 2 (5.00)5 (12.5)
 50–59 years 4 (8.51) 4 (8.51) 2 (4.26) 4 (10.00)8 (20.00)
 60–69 years 6 (12.77) 5 (10.64) 3 (6.38) 6 (15.00)6 (15.00)
 >70 years 8 (17.02) 5 (10.64) 3 (6.38) 7 (17.50)2 (5.00)
Gender, (%)
 Female 15 (31.91) 14 (29.79) 6 (12.77) 12 (30.00)14 (35.00)
 Male 3 (6.38) 2 (4.26) 7 (14.89) 7 (17.50)7 (17.50)
Asthma control, (%)
 Partly controlled 2 (4.26) 5 (10.64) 7 (14.89) 0 (0)0 (0)
 Uncontrolled 16 (34.04) 11 (23.4) 6 (12.77) 0 (0)0 (0)