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Table 2 Distribution and adjusted coefficients of viral and patient factors for HRSV viral load

From: Differences in viral load among human respiratory syncytial virus genotypes in hospitalized children with severe acute respiratory infections in the Philippines

Variables   n β (95 % CI) P value
Age (months) < 6 54 Ref. -
6–11.9 32 −0.21 (−0.57, 0.15) 0.264
≥ 12 53 −0.55 (−0.92, −0.18) 0.004
Sex Female 55 Ref. -
Male 84 0.28 (−0.02, 0.58) 0.072
Days between illness onset and specimen collection < 4 45 Ref. -
≥ 4 94 0.15 (−0.16, 0.46) 0.347
Genotype NA1 17 Ref. -
ON1 51 −1.13 (−1.53, −0.73) < 0.001
BA9 71 −0.92 (−1.27, −0.56) < 0.001
Viral coinfection No 128 Ref. -
Yes 11 −0.19 (−0.82, 0.44) 0.552
  1. HRSV human respiratory syncytial virus, β: Coefficients for viral load (Log10 RNA copies/μL) were adjusted for the variables each other by generalized linear model. One patient positive for genotype GB2 was excluded from this analysis