TABLE 1

Demographic Features and ED Disposition for TPIs and HTIs

CharacteristicsTPIs, n (%)HTIs, n (%)P
Number of cases3307933
Age
 <6 y46 (13.9)2405 (30.3)<.001
 6–17 y221 (67.0)4921 (62.0).07
 ≥18 y63 (19.1)607 (7.7)<.001
Gender.06
 Female136 (41.2)3685 (46.5)
 Male194 (58.8)4248 (53.5)
Race.07
 White182 (55.2)4863 (61.3)
 Black28 (8.5)463 (5.8)
 Other47 (14.2)972 (12.3)
 Unknown73 (22.1)1635 (20.6)
Ethnicity.94
 Hispanic35 (10.6)851 (10.7)
ED disposition
 Admitted29 (8.8)411 (5.2).004
 Observation1 (0.3)33 (0.4).75
 Transferred0 (0)56 (0.7).13
 Othera2 (0.6)30 (0.4).51
 Discharged298 (90.3)7403 (93.3).03
  • a “Other” includes left without being seen or against medical advice.