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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Resection versus preservation of the middle turbinate in surgery for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyposis: a randomized controlled trial

  Number of participants
n (%)
p-value
Age (mean ± SD) 48.5 ± 13.6 years  
Sex
 Male 15 (94)  
 Female 1 (6)  
Surgery type
 Primary 15 (94)  
 Revision 1 (6)  
Asthma 4 (25)  
Aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disorder 1 (6)  
Environmental allergies 4 (25)  
Smoking status
 Yes 1 (6)  
 No 15 (94)  
Baseline radiologic Lund-MacKay score
 Resected side (mean ± SD) 8.8 ± 2.1 p = 0.24
 Preserved side (mean ± SD) 8.8 ± 2.5