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Table 1 Table showing the frequency of clinical signs among 42 case scenarios managed by pediatricians and PRISMS phone application

From: First-step validation of a text message-based application for newborn clinical management among pediatricians

Clinical sign or symptom Frequency of occurrence % (n/N)
Low birth weight (weight less than 2500 g) 31% (13/42)
Fever (temperature greater than 37.5 °C) 35.7% (15/42)
Hypothermia (temperature less than 36.5 °C 45.2% (19/42)
Severe hypothermia (Temperature less than 35.5 °C) 21.4% (9/42)
Convulsions present at presentation 9.5% (4/42)
Fast breathing (Rate greater than 60 per minute) 52.3% (22/42)
Chest in-drawing 23.8% (10/42)
Noisy breathing 4.8% (2/42)
Poor breastfeeding 26.2% (11/42)
Jaundice 19% (8/42)