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Table 1 Frequencies and completeness of diagnoses in groups

From: Validity of information on atopic disease and other illness in young children reported by parents in a prospective birth cohort study

  COPSAC (n) Missed events Total (N) Completeness (n/N)
Atopic disease (Ever) 172 0 172 1.00
 Asthma 48 0 48 1.00 [0.94, 1.00]*
 Atopic dermatitis 113 0 113 1.00 [0.97, 1.00]*
 Allergic rhinitis 11 0 11 1.00 [0.76, 1.00]*
Airway related disease 3104 154 3258 0.95 [0.94, 0.96]**
 Common cold 1690 61 1751 0.97
 Otitis media 587 44 631 0.93
 Pneumonia 264 11 275 0.96
 Cough 208 23 231 0.90
 Tonsilitis 130 10 140 0.93
 Tubulation 106 1 107 0.99
 Croup 85 4 89 0.96
 RS-virus 33 0 33 1.00
 Pertussis 1 0 1 1.00
Skin related disease 878 49 927 0.95 [0.93, 0.96]**
 Dermatitis 438 13 451 0.97
 Dry skin 166 0 166 1.00
 Erythema 96 13 109 0.88
 Nappy dermatitis 93 7 100 0.93
 Impetigo 41 6 47 0.87
 Urticaria 32 8 40 0.80
 Herpes infection 12 2 14 0.86
Childhood infections 969 88 1057 0.92 [0.89, 0.94]**
 Fever 684 81 765 0.89
 Chicken pox 110 1 111 0.99
 3-day fever 72 6 78 0.92
 Influenza 63 0 63 1.00
 Fever cramps 25 0 25 1.00
 Erythema infectiosum 8 0 8 1.00
 Scarlet fever 7 0 7 1.00
Other illness 1010 295 1305 0.77 [0.74, 0.80]**
 Diarrhea and Vomiting 417 62 479 0.87
 Conjunctivitis 252 114 366 0.69
 Candidiasis 68 31 99 0.69
 Constipation 28 10 38 0.74
 Minor trauma 18 37 55 0.33
 Adenectomy 14 0 14 1.00
 Insect bite 11 5 16 0.69
 Urinary Tract infection 10 1 11 0.91
 Molluscs 9 2 11 0.82
 Abscess 6 2 8 0.75
 Mononucleosis 3 0 3 1.00
 Septicaemia 3 0 3 1.00
 Burn 2 6 8 0.25
 Other, non-infectious events 169 25 194 0.87
Total 6134 586 6719 0.91 [0.90,0.92]**
  1. * Exact one-sided lower 95% confidence interval.
  2. ** Two-sided 95% confidence interval.