TABLE 2.

Family History of Asthma or Atopic Disorders

Atopic DisorderFatherMotherFirst-Degree Relative
Allergies,*n (%)35 (17.0)58 (28.2)92 (44.7)
Asthma, n (%)28 (13.6)38 (18.4)88 (42.7)
Eczema, n (%)5 (2.4)14 (6.8)55 (26.7)
Hay fever, n (%)18 (8.7)41 (19.9)43 (20.9)
  • * “Allergies” is a nonspecific term referring to the presence of any of the above disorders reported by the caregiver.