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Table 5 Factors associated with clinical AR and NAR

From: Prevalence of allergic and nonallergic rhinitis in a rural area of northern China based on sensitization to specific aeroallergens

  Clinical ARa Clinical NARb
P-value OR (95% CI) P-value OR (95% CI)
Gender
 Male    NS  
 Female    NS  
Family history
 AR < 0.001 4.97 (2.45, 10.09) < 0.001 3.53 (1.79, 6.96)
 Asthma    < 0.05 2.45 (1.02, 5.87)
 CRS    NS  
 Atopic dermatitis < 0.05 2.69 (1.14, 6.37) NS  
Comorbidity disease
 Asthma < 0.01 4.79 (1.57, 14.67) < 0.01 4.36 (1.61, 11.85)
 CRS < 0.001 5.16 (2.37, 11.26) < 0.01 3.21 (1.52, 6.78)
 Atopic dermatitis < 0.001 3.55 (1.78, 7.08) < 0.01 2.75 (1.44, 5.25)
 Cardiovascular disease    NS  
 Smoking    NS  
  1. NS, not significant; CRS, chronic rhinosinusitis
  2. aSelf-reported AR subjects showing positive skin prick test, b self-reported AR subjects with negative skin prick test
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