TABLE 2

Demographics, Outcomes, and Underlying Medical Conditions Among Children With LRTI Hospitalizations in Commercial and Medicaid MarketScan Databases, 2007–2011

CharacteristicsCommercialMedicaid
N = 120 516% of TotalN = 94 006% of Total
Median age (IQR)1 y (0–5)0 y (0–2)
Gendera
 Boy68 37656.752 96356.3
 Girl52 14043.341 02643.6
Raceb
 WhiteNA44 53947.4
 African AmericanNA25 25026.9
 HispanicNA76828.2
 OtherNA16 39917.4
Length of stay, median (IQR), d2 (1–3)2 (2–4)
Outcome
 Survived120 33699.993 83099.8
 Died1800.11760.2
Number of previous LRTI hospitalizations
 0115 57195.987 00792.6
 145293.863906.8
 23300.34810.5
 ≥3860.11280.1
Underling medical conditions
 060 58050.339 40641.9
 131 47726.126 82328.5
 213 37811.112 07612.8
 ≥390817.515 70116.7
  • IQR, interquartile range; NA, not applicable.

  • a Gender is missing for 17.

  • b Race information available only for Medicaid only; 136 in Medicaid database missing race information.