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Table 1 Pediatric Inpatients Characteristics

From: Establishment of a pediatric trigger tool based on Global Trigger Tool to identify adverse drug events of children: experience in a Chinese hospital

Characteristics Records(%)
age ≥ 0d & ≤ 28d 10(5.0)
>28d & ≤ 1y 27(13.5)
>1y & ≤ 14y 145(72.5)
>14y& ≤ 18y 18(9.0)
gender male 128(64.0)
female 72(36.0)
hospital day 2 ~ 7d 97(48.5)
8 ~ 15d 64(32.0)
>15d 39(19.5)
number of diagnosed diseases 1 130(65.0)
2 43(21.5)
3 16(8.0)
4 6(3.0)
5 2(1.0)
6 3(1.5)
diagnoses pneumonia/bronchitis 57(28.5)
leukemia 27(13.5)
cardiovascular disease(kawasaki disease, heart failure, myocarditis, etc.) 23(11.5)
sepsis/infection 20(10.0)
tonsillitis 15(7.5)
othersa 174
  1. aincluding genital diseases such as cryptorchidism/vaginitis (13), cysts/tumors (10), urinary system diseases (8), cerebrovascular diseases (8), skin diseases such as purpura (8), cataracts and other eye diseases (7), impaired liver function (6), gastritis/enteric inflammation (6), mononucleosis (6), appendicitis (6), fracture/malformation (6), chicken chest/funnel chest (6), lymphitis (5), etc.