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Table 3 Number of poisoning substances and hospitalization

From: Childhood acute poisoning in the Italian North-West area: a six-year retrospective study

Number of intoxicating substancesNumber of patients (%)Age [years, median (IQR)]Hospitalization n, (%)
1981 (95)2.1 (2.3)86 (8.8)
237 (3.6)2.4 (6.5)5 (13.5)
3 or more12 (1.2)3.4 (3.8)5 (41.7)