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Table 1 Respiratory diseases.

From: Access to paediatric emergency departments in Italy: a comparison between immigrant and Italian patients

RESPIRATORY DISEASES FOREIGN PATIENTS ITALIAN PATIENTS
  n % n %
UPPER-AIRWAYS DISEASES 250 28.2 178 22.3
SINUSITIS 4 0.5 5 0.6
ACUTE OTITIS MEDIA 129 14.6 141 17.7
PHARYNGOTONSILLITIS 252 28.5 200 25.1
LARYNGITIS 36 4.1 44 5.5
INFLUENZAL SYNDROME 39 4.4 16 2.0
BRONCHITIS 64 7.2 94 11.8
BRONCHOSPASM 47 5.3 54 6.8
BRONCHIOLITIS 17 1.9 22 2.8
POLMONITIS 47 5.3 43 5.4
Total 885 100.0 798 100.0
  1. Specific respiratory diagnoses in foreign and Italian patients.