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Table 2 Comparison of demographic and clinical features of children with campylobacter Jejuni and RVA positive gastroenteritis during year 2014

From: Magnitude of Rotavirus A and Campylobacter jejuni infections in children with diarrhea in Twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad, Pakistan

Rotavirus
Demographic and Clinical CharacteristicsMean ± SDp-value
RV + ve (n = 132)RV -ve (n = 368)Total(n = 500)
Mean Age (in months)11.02 ± 17.0816.30 ± 26.310.03*
Weight (in Kg)6.76 ± 3.397.38 ± 5.010.24
Height (in cm)69.39 ± 11.7271.36 ± 15.410.18
Temp (in C°)28.63 ± 10.0228.58 ± 10.200.26
Vomiting Duration (days)2.65 ± 1.502.57 ± 1.800.65
Vomiting Episode/24 h4.60 ± 4.524.40 ± 5.540.56
Diarrhea Duration (days)2.77 ± 1.462.72 ± 1.740.80
Diarrhea Episode/24 h19.48 ± 5.7519.41 ± 6.350.91
Dehydration0.63 ± 0.480.53 ± 0.500.009*
Campylobacter Jejuni
Demographic and Clinical CharacteristicsMean ± SDp-value
Campylo +ve (n = 241)Campylo -ve (n = 259)Total(n = 500)
Mean Age (in months)13.44 ± 20.1816.31 ± 27.580.18
Weight (in Kg)6.90 ± 3.707.52 ± 5.370.13
Height (in cm)70.41 ± 12.7371.31 ± 16.110.49
Temp (in C°)37.78 ± 0.3337.31 ± 0.390.02*
Vomiting Duration (days)2.63 ± 1.622.55 ± 1.800.59
Vomiting Episode/24 h6.58 ± 5.846.06 ± 5.270.29
Diarrhea Duration (days)2.74 ± 1.602.72 ± 1.730.88
Diarrhea Episode/24 h19.60 ± 6.2919.31 ± 6.070.60
Dehydration0.60 ± 0.490.51 ± 0.500.02*
RV+ Campylobacter Jejuni (Co-infection)
Demographic and Clinical CharacteristicsMean ± SDp-value
Campylo+rota+ve (n = 109)Campylo+rota-ve(n = 391)Total(n = 500)
Mean Age (in months)11.08 ± 16.7715.97 ± 25.920.06
Weight (in Kg)7.21 ± 2.827.36 ± 5.030.18
Height (in cm)70.85 ± 11.2371.14 ± 15.740.39
Temp (in C°)37.77 ± 0.3537.74 ± 1.940.42
Vomiting Duration (days)2.60 ± 1.542.58 ± 1.770.69
Vomiting Episode/24 h6.31 ± 5.686.27 ± 5.520.72
Diarrhea Duration (days)2.73 ± 1.482.72 ± 1.720.69
Diarrhea Episode/24 h19.38 ± 5.6819.45 ± 6.400.90
Dehydration0.63 ± 0.480.53 ± 0.500.01*
  1. P<0.05 was considered statistically significant