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Table 1 Baseline demographic and clinical characteristics between Montreal children’s hospital and Verdun hospital groups

From: Quantifying respiratory complications post-adenotonsillectomy in patients with normal or inconclusive overnight oximetry

Variable, n(%) MCH group (n=109) Verdun group (n=122) P value
Age (mean ± SD) 5.63 ± 2.88 6.02 ± 2.72 0.289
Sex    
Male 62 (56.9%) 61 (50.0%) 0.295
Female 47 (43.1%) 61 (50.0%)  
Above 95th percentile for weight-for-age 27 (24.8%) 21 (17.2%) 0.158
Associated medical condition (asthma n=19 and Turner’s Syndrome (n=1) 16 (14.7%) 4 (3.3%) 0.002