TABLE 4.

Comparison of Atopic Disorders to RSV Bronchiolitis Severity

Atopic DisorderO2 Saturation, %P ValueLength of Stay, dP Value
Maternal allergy*
    Yes92.3 ± 7.0.422.4 ± 2.4.79
    No91.3 ± 7.42.5 ± 2.6
Maternal asthma
    Yes94.2 ± 4.0.0012.6 ± 2.8.66
    No91.0 ± 7.72.4 ± 2.4
Maternal eczema
    Yes92.5 ± 5.5.541.9 ± 1.0.11
    No91.5 ± 7.42.5 ± 2.6
Maternal hay fever
    Yes94.3 ± 3.9<.0012.0 ± 2.2.18
    No91.0 ± 7.82.6 + 2.6
Immediate family allergy*
    Yes92.2 ± 6.8.272.6 ± 2.8.62
    No91.1 ± 7.72.4 ± 2.3
Immediate family asthma
    Yes93.3 ± 4.8.0032.3 ± 2.3.44
    No90.4 ± 8.52.6 ± 2.6
Immediate family eczema
    Yes93.6 ± 4.7.011.7 ± 1.3.003
    No91.1 ± 7.82.6 ± 2.7
Immediate family hay fever
    Yes93.7 ± 4.8.0042.1 ± 2.3.22
    No90.9 ± 7.92.6 ± 2.6
  • Values are means ± SD.

  • * “Allergy” is a nonspecific term referring to the presence of any of the above disorders reported by the caregiver.