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Table 5 Risk of mild febrile seizure presentations associated with respiratory viruses

From: Snotwatch: an ecological analysis of the relationship between febrile seizures and respiratory virus activity

Virus 95% vs 50% Incidence Risk 99% CI P-value
Adenovirus 1.03 0.95, 1.13 0.36
hMPV* 1.18 1.04, 1.34 0.00091
Influenza A* 1.50 1.32, 1.72 < 0.0001
Influenza B* 1.30 1.15, 1.47 < 0.0001
Parainfluenza 1 0.94 0.77, 1.14 0.41
Parainfluenza 2 0.99 0.88, 1.11 0.83
Parainfluenza 3 1.04 0.90, 1.20 0.47
Picornavirus 1.07 0.92, 1.23 0.26
RSV* 1.53 1.36, 1.73 < 0.0001
  1. Intercept denotes estimated number of mild febrile seizures per month. Statistically significant viruses are denoted with*. The baseline monthly number of febrile seizures for this subgroup was 15.5