TABLE 3

Medical Conditions During the First Year After ESCF Enrollment According to Site Outcomes Quartile

Medical ConditionaOutcome Quartile, n (%)P
UQ (N = 755)LQ (N = 743)
Asthma160 (21.2)139 (18.7).229
Elevated liver function tests19 (2.5)41 (5.5).003
Sinusitis146 (19.3)71 (9.6)<.0001
  • Site outcomes quartiles were determined on the basis of ranking the sites according to their median FEV1 % predicted in 2003 among 6- to 12-year-old patients who were enrolled in ESCF.

  • a Data in this table reflect any of these conditions ever reported.