TABLE 2.

Frequency and Severity of Symptoms During Acute Respiratory Infection in a Series of 60 Children

n (%)Mean Score* (SD)
Nasal obstruction50 (83)1.7 (1.1)
Nasal discharge49 (82)1.7 (1.1)
Cough45 (75)1.6 (1.2)
Sneezing29 (48)0.7 (0.8)
Sore throat13 (22)0.4 (0.8)
Headache8 (13)0.2 (0.5)
Chilliness7 (12)0.1 (0.3)
Fever5 (8)0.2 (0.7)
  • * Graded on a scale from 0 (not present) to 4 (very severe).