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Table 2 Main results in the sample

From: Habitual snoring and atopic state: correlations with respiratory function and teeth occlusion

  Atopic SDB subjects Non atopic SDB subjects Statistical significance
  (60 subjects) (50 subjects)  
Adenoid Hypertrophy 36% (21/60) 46% (39/50) P=0.001
Tonsillar hypertrophy 32% (19/60) 46% (23/50) n.s.
Turbinate hypertrophy 68% (41/60) 60% (30/50) n.s.
Overweight 16.6% (10/60) 58% (29/50) P=0.005
Positive rhinomanometry (obstruction from 43% to <29% of p.v. 80% (48/60) 78% (39/50) n.s.
Positive/Non conclusive pulsoxymetry 50% (30/60) 42% (21/50) n.s.
  1. n.s.: not significant.