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Table 6 Comparisons of Nosocomial Infection Cases in the Research Group and Their Matched Controls

From: Human adenovirus Coinfection aggravates the severity of Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia in children

CharacteristicsControl group (n = 27)Research group (n = 9)P value
Hospital stay (day), median7 (3–13)19 (9–33)0.002
Fever days before admission, median7 (2–40)7 (5–12)
Fever duration (day), median8 (2–31)19 (12–28)0.001
Max temperature (°C), mean39.32 ± 0.6739.18 ± 0.620.571
Cyanosis, n (%)00
Dyspnea, n (%)1 (3.7%)3 (33.3%)0.041
Fiberoptic bronchoscopy20 (74.1%)7 (77.8%)0.602
Oxygen therapy16 (59.3%)9 (100%)0.022
NCPAP03 (33.3%)0.012
Readmission3 (11.1%)1 (11.1%)0.745
Severe CAP23 (85.2%)9 (100%)0.298
Extremely severe pneumonia0%3 (33.3%)0.012
Severe disease defined by clinical score system5 (18.5%)5 (55.6%)0.046