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Table 7 Causes of hospital admissions between d29 and d365 in 696 358 singleton infants alive at d29 and born ≥ 32 weeks of gestation (France, 2011)

From: Gestational age and 1-year hospital admission or mortality: a nation-wide population-based study

Main diagnosis Hospital stays Infants
Number (%)a Number (%)b
  Total 120 482 (17.3) 84 301 (12.1)
Infections 48 187 (40.0) 41 231 (5.9)
  Including:   
  Bronchiolitis 20 698 (17.2) 18 370 (2.6)
  Gastroenteritis 12 526 (10.4) 11 740 (1.7)
  Ear, nose, throat 6522 (5.4) 6192 (0.9)
Accidental 7323 (6.1) 6815 (1.0)
  Including:   
  Trauma 5972 (5.0) 5719 (0.8)
  Burns 452 (0.4) 272 (0.04)
  Intoxications 206 (0.2) 203 (0.03)
  Inhalation of foreign bodies 232 (0.2) 219 (0.03)
Abuse 91 (0.1) 86 (0.01)
Cancer 791 (0.7) 122 (0.02)
  Sub total 56 392 (46.8) 48 254 (6.9)
Surgical 10 530 (8.7) 9655 (1.4)
Others 64 090 (53.2) 36 047 (5.2)
  1. acompared with the total number of Discharges Abstracts (N = 120 482)
  2. bcompared with the total number of infants alive at d28 (N = 696 358)