Table 5

 Comparison of the results of the respiratory questionnaires of the RSV proven and the non-RSV children.

RSV provenNon-RSVp
Data are shown as the number (%).
Smoking
    In pregnancy9 (28)38 (26)0.76
    Currently14 (22)67 (22)0.97
Family history of atopy24 (75)91 (59)0.09
Attendance at day care1 (17)3 (14)
Long haired pets5 (16)35 (24)0.36
Parents home owners21 (66)105 (71)0.72
Home oxygen beyond two years3 (9)4 (3)0.11
Cough
    Ever23 (74)92 (63)0.24
    More than once a week9 (29)41 (28)0.92
Wheeze
    Ever13 (42)53 (35)0.49
    More than once a week2 (7)10 (7)0.97
Used an inhaler27 (82)99 (63)0.038
Diagnosis of asthma15 (46)56 (36)0.29