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Table 1 Patient demographic

From: Qualitative measurement of opioid effects on pain and dyspnea: gender difference in the sensitivity

  Control Weak opioid Strong opioid
n 43 9 6
Age 57.1 ± 16.4 54.6 ± 16.8 59 ± 12.3
Sex M18 F25 M3 F6 M3 F3
BMI (kg/m 2) 22.6 ± 3.3 23.7 ± 4.3 20.7 ± 3.0
PS PS1:20 PS2:23 PS1:4 PS2:5 PS2:5
With pain (%) 32.6 100 100
Opioids None tramadol 8 oxycodone > 15 mg 1
  oxycodone < 10 mg 1 fentanyl 4
    methadone 1
Oral morphine equivalents (mg) 0 22.5 (7.5 ~ 45) 323 (75 ~ 858)
Nsaids 7 4 2