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Table 4 Discharge diagnoses in infants

From: Comparison of two European paediatric emergency departments: does primary care organisation influence emergency attendance?

  Cambridge Trieste p
Bronchiolitis 318 (10.1%) 178 (8.2%) 0.02
Wheezing 43 (1.3%) 45 (2%) ns
Pneumonia 10 (0.3%) 3 (0.1%) ns
Gastroenteritis 329 (10.4%) 115 (5.3%) <0.001
Constipation 43 (1.3%) 29 (1.3%) ns
Faltering growth 80 (2.5%) 17 (0.8%) <0.001
Well infant 281 (8.9%) 72 (3.3%) <0.001
Total attendance under 1 year old 3144 2149  
  1. In brackets: percentage of specific diagnosis out of total attendance. ns means not statistically significative