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Table 3 Wheezinga ever and current asthma in children hospitalised or not with acute bronchiolitis in infancy

From: Acute bronchiolitis in infancy as risk factor for wheezing and reduced pulmonary function by seven years in Akershus County, Norway

Reported at child age seven years Hospitalised group Not hospitalised group
  RS- (n = 22) RS+ (n = 35) Both (n = 57) Controls (n = 64)
≥3 episodes of wheezing ever during follow-upd 12 17 29 9
Current follow-up for asthma by a medical doctorb,e 10 21 31 5
Current medication for asthmac,e 8 12 20 5
  1. a Wheezing ever in childhood treated by a family physician or a practicing paediatrician
  2. b Current follow-up for asthma by a family physician or a practicing paediatrician
  3. c Current asthma medication like β-2 agonists or inhaled corticosteroids
  4. d P < 0.001 with chi square test between the hospitalised group and not hospitalised group
  5. e P < 0.001 with chi square test between the hospitalised group and not hospitalised group