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Table 6 Discharge diagnosis in 5–15 year old children

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

  Cambridge Trieste p
Wheezing 110 (1%) 130 (1.3%) ns
Pneumonia 43 (0.4%) 81 (0.8%) <0.007
Gastroenteritis 390 (3.8%) 415 (4.1%) ns
Transient synovitis 19 (0.1%) 15 (0.1%) ns
Diabetes onset 21 (0.2%) 18 (0.1%) ns
Diabetic ketoacidosis 11 (0.1%) 8 (0.08%) ns
Self harm 32 (0.3%) 2 (0.02%) <0.,001
Total attendance in 5–15 years old 10231 9885  
  1. In brackets: percentage of specific diagnosis out of total attendance. ns means not statistically significative