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Table 1 Subject characteristics

From: Influence of β2 adrenergic receptor genotype on risk of nocturnal ventilation in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy

  Mean SE p-value
Age (yrs)
Arg16 12.97 1.23 0.61
Gly16 12.34 0.47  
Total 12.43 0.44  
Height (cm)
Arg16 138.85 4.27 0.62
Gly16 141.22 1.82  
Total 140.87 1.67  
Weight (kg)
Arg16 42.91 4.12 0.98
Gly16 43.01 1.89  
Total 42.99 1.71  
Corticosteroid Use (yrs)
Arg16 3.47 0.72 0.93
Gly16 3.39 0.34  
Total 3.40 0.31  
  1. SE standard error; Arg16: patients who were homozygous or heterozygous for the β2-adrenergic receptor (ADRB2) resulting in at least one arginine substitution at amino acid 16 (n = 26); Gly16: patients who were homozygous for ADRB2 resulting in a glycine substitution at amino acid 16 (n = 149)