Table 2

Postnatal morbidity between 1 and 2 years of age of children contributing to INTERGROWTH-21st international INTER-NDA standards

Morbidity between 1 and 2 years of lifeChildren contributing to INTERGROWTH-21st international INTER-NDA standards
(n=1209)
Hospitalised at least once113 (9.4)
Total no of days hospitalised*2 (1–3)
Any prescription provided by a healthcare practitioner712 (59.1)
 Antibiotics (≥3 regimens)142 (11.8)
 Iron/folic acid/vitamin B12/other vitamins194 (16.1)
Up to date with local vaccination policies1136 (94.4)
Otitis media/pneumonia/bronchiolitis88 (7.3)
Parasitosis/diarrhoea/vomiting43 (3.6)
Exanthema/skin disease150 (12.5)
Urinary tract infection/pyelonephritis5 (0.4)
Fever ≥3 days (≥3 episodes)134 (11.1)
Other infections requiring antibiotics40 (3.3)
Asthma13 (1.1)
Gastro-oesophageal reflux3 (0.2)
Cow’s milk protein allergy8 (0.7)
Food allergies13 (1.1)
Injury or trauma27 (2.2)
Any condition requiring surgery9 (0.7)
  • Data are number (%) unless otherwise specified.

  • Missing data below 2% for all variables.

  • *Median (IQR).

  • INTER-NDA, INTERGROWTH-21st Neurodevelopment Assessment.