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Table 2 Studies of the relationship between respiratory syncytial virus and indicators of allergic sensitization

From: Clinical perspectives on the association between respiratory syncytial virus and reactive airway disease

Reference Year Number of children (index/control) Age at follow up (years) SPT performed Serum IgE antibody obtained Relationship as indicated by positive SPT and/or IgE
[6] 1982 130/111 10 Yes No No
[9] 1987 51/24 2 Yes Yes No
[10] 1992 73/73 6 Yes No Yes
[4] 1995 47/93 3 Yes Yes Yes
[14] 2000 47/93 7.5 Yes Yes Yes
[16] 1996 272/337 2 No Yes Yes
[11] 1997 61/47 9–10 Yes No No
[17] 1999 145/445 11 Yes No No
  1. The studies evaluated indicators of allergic sensitization to common inhaled allergens, skin prick tests (SPT), and/or serum IgE antibodies.