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Table 5 Discharge diagnoses in 1–4 year old children

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

  Cambridge Trieste p
Wheezing 251 (3.6%) 206 (3.1%) ns
Pneumonia 87 (1.2%) 104 (1.5%) ns
Gastroenteritis 580 (8.3%) 533 (8%) ns
Ingestion/overdose 203 (2.9%) 142 (2.1%) <0.001
Transient synovitis 42 (0.6%) 39 (0.5%) ns
Pulled elbow 123 (1.7%) 134 (2%) ns
Well child 98 (1.4%) 24 (0.3%) <0.001
Total attendance in 1–4 years old 6957 6613  
  1. In brackets: percentage of specific diagnosis out of total attendance. ns means not statistically significative