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Table 4 Age differences in children given specific remedy

From: Parental use of the term "Hot Qi" to describe symptoms in their children in Hong Kong: a cross sectional survey "Hot Qi" in children

   Median age of Children (IQR) P*
  N (%) Given Not Given  
Water 784(86.8) 7.0 (2.0 to 15.0) 7.0 (3.0 to 12.0) 0.953
Fruit 656 (72.5) 8.0 (4.0 to 14.0) 3.0 (0.83 to 10.0) <0.001
Chinese Soup 637 (70.5) 8.0 (4.0 to 14.0) 3.0 (0.88 to 10.0) <0.001
Five-flower-tea 521 (57.6) 10.0 (5.0 to 15.0) 3.9 (1.0 to 8.5) <0.001
Selfheal Fruit Spike 382 (42.3) 10.0 (6.0 to 16.0) 4.5 (1.5 to 10.0) <0.001
Western Medical Doctor 321 (35.5) 7.0 (3.0 to 14.0) 7.0 (3.0 to 12.0) 0.489
Appetite Stimulant 252 (27.9) 3.5 (1.5 to 6.9) 9.0 (4.5 to 15.0) <0.001
Abrus Herb 231 (25.6) 10.0 (5.8 to 14.0) 6.0 (2.0 to 11.0) <0.001
Millet Water 211 (23.3) 4.3 (2.0 to 11.0) 8.0 (3.5 to 13.0) <0.001
Turtle Jelly 200 (22.1) 12.0 (8.0 to 17.0) 6.0 (2.0 to 11.0) <0.001
Mulberry Leaf & Chrysanthemum Flower Tea 198 (21.9) 11.0 (7.0 to 16.0) 6.0 (2.0 to 11.0) <0.001
Chinese Medical Doctor 182 (20.2) 11.0 (6.0 to 16.0) 6.0 (2.0 to 11.0) <0.001
Mix Milk with Rice Water 142 (15.7) 3.0 (1.0 to 6.0) 8.0 (4.0 to 14.0) <0.001
Bo Ying Compound 114 (12.6) 3.5 (1.75 to 6.0) 8.0 (3.33 to 14.0) <0.001
24-Taste-Herb Tea 111 (12.4) 14.0 (9.0 to 18.0) 6.0 (2.67 to 11.0) <0.001
Warm Salt Water 87 (9.6) 11.0 (7.0 to 14.0) 6.5 (3.0 to 12.0) <0.001
Instant Chrysanthemum Tea 75 (8.3) 12.0 (8.0 to 18.0) 6.5 (3.0 to 12.0) <0.001
Yin Chiao Chieh Tu Pien 47 (5.2) 16.0 (10.0 to 20.0) 6.5 (3.0 to 12.0) <0.001
  1. * Comparing the age of children "given" and "Not given" a specific remedy by Mann-Whitney test