Table 4

Respiratory morbidity data

Symptom/diseaseIndex cohort (n=128)Comparison group (n=128)Odds ratio (95% CI)
*p<0.01.
Chronic cough24 (18.8%) 9 (7%)3.05 (1.28 to 7.44)*
Wheezing40 (31.3%)18 (14.1%)2.78 (1.43 to 5.44)*
Asthma24 (18.8%) 8 (6.3%)3.46 (1.41 to 8.79)*
Bronchitis16 (12.5%) 9 (7%)1.89 (0.75 to 4.85)
Pneumonia 6 (4.7%) 2 (1.6%)3.10 (0.55 to 22.6)