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Table 1

From: Treatment of allergic reactions to peanut in recent versus initial reaction

  Epinephrine +/- other medications Other medications (excluding epinephrine) eg: antihistamines None
Initial reactions, % (95% CI) 8.9% (5.2, 14) 35.6% (28.6, 43) 55.6% (48, 62.9)
Mild 0.0% (0, 6.4) 28.6% (17.3, 42.2) 71.4% (57.8, 82.7)
Moderate 7.7% (3.1, 15.2) 37.4% (27.4, 48.1) 54.9% (44.2, 65.4)
Severe 27.3% (13.3, 45.5) 42.4% (25.5, 60.8) 30.3% (15.6, 48.7)
Treated only outside HCF 0.0% (0, 9.3) 100.0% (90.7, 100)  
Treated only in HCF 44.8% (26.4, 64.3) 55.2% (35.7, 73.6)  
Treated outside and in HCF 40% (5.3, 85.3) 60% (14.7, 94.7)  
Location unknown 12.5% (0.3, 52.7) 87.5% (47.3, 99.7)  
Most recent reactions % (95% CI) 17.2% (12, 23.5) 62.2% (54.7, 69.3) 20.6% (14.9, 27.2)
Mild 5.7% (1.2, 15.7) 64.2% (49.8, 76.9) 30.2% (18.3, 44.3)
Moderate 16.5% (9.7, 25.4) 63.9% (53.5, 73.4) 19.6% (12.2, 28.9)
Severe 40% (22.7, 59.4) 53.3% (34.3, 71.7) 6.7% (0.8, 22.1)
Treated only outside HCF 8.8% (3.9, 16.6) 91.2% (83.4, 96.1)  
Treated only in HCF 20% (2.5, 55.6) 80% (44.4, 97.5)  
Treated outside and in HCF 64% (42.5, 82) 36% (18, 57.5)  
Location unknown 29.4% (10.3, 56) 70.6% (44, 89.7)  
  1. CI, Confidence interval; HCF, Health Care facility