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Table 5 Clinical outcomes in the two intervention groups at the end of 2 h of treatment

From: Nebulised hypertonic saline (3 %) among children with mild to moderately severe bronchiolitis - a double blind randomized controlled trial

Variables (Mean ± SD) Intervention 3 % HS + L-Epi Intervention 0.9 % NS+ L-Epi p value 95 % confidence interval (mean)
Change in CS Score 3.57 ± 1.41 2.26 ± 1.15 0.001 0.78; 1.82 (1.30)
Change in HR 10.38 ± 4.54 7.87 ± 3.63 0.003 0.86; 4.16 (2.50)
Change in RR 8.44 ± 2.15 5.40 ± 2.57 0.001 2.08; 3.99 (3.04)
Change in SpO2 3.53 ± 0.84 2.12 ± 0.80 0.001 1.07; 1.73 (1.30)