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Table 4 Incidence of recurrent wheezing/asthma in subgroups with/without family history of wheezing

From: Comparison of clinical features of acute lower respiratory tract infections in infants with RSV/HRV infection, and incidences of subsequent wheezing or asthma in childhood

GroupsFamily history of wheezingRecurrent wheezing
N(%)
Asthma
N(%)
s-RSV(n = 107)P(n = 42)28 (66.67)3 (7.14)
N(n = 65)16 (24.62)5 (7.69)
P< 0.0011.000
s-HRV(n = 27)P(n = 11)3 (27.27)3 (27.27)
N(n = 16)3 (18.75)0 (0.00)
P0.6620.056
Co-infection(n = 39)P (n = 19)11 (57.89)4 (21.05)
N(n = 20)5 (25.00)1 (5.00)
P0.0540.182
  1. □Fisher’s exact test
  2. P: positive family history of wheezing. N: negative family history of wheezing