Table 1

Acute admissions to the Sophia Children's Hospital

Number of admissionsPatients included in the study
Acute admissions
 Total number of patients admitted683258
 Patients admitted to the MCU437181
 Patients admitted to the PICU17646
 Patients admitted to the NICU40
 Patients admitted to other hospitals6631
Gender
 Male (%)403 (59%)146 (56.6%)
 Female (%)280 (41%)112 (43.4%)
Age
 Median3 years and 2 months3 years and 6 months
 Range1 day—17 years and 11 months13 days—17 years and 11 months
  • MCU, medium care unit; NICU, neonatal intensive care unit; PICU, paediatric intensive care unit.