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Table 1 Average annual incidence rate (cases/100/year) of asthma and wheeze from the age of 12 to 18 years based on the baseline and endpoint (BE) reports only.

From: Conventional epidemiology underestimates the incidence of asthma and wheeze-a longitudinal population-based study among teenagers

  Boys Girls
  (n) Incidence rate (n) Incidence rate
Ever asthma (66) 1.03 (109) 1.64
Physician-diagnosed asthma (50) 0.78 (79) 1.17
Current asthma (38) 0.59 (67) 0.99
Current wheeze (61) 1.02 (120) 1.95