TABLE 1

Demographic and Clinical Characteristics of Included Cohort

SeizureURIBronchiolitisPneumoniaAsthmaAGEOther GI DiagnosisSSTI
N39 78021 52236 32318 12931 18619 60717 45011 439
Age, y, n (%)
 <14829 (12.1)5889 (27.4)24 555 (67.6)2115 (11.7)483 (1.5)4869 (24.8)3024 (17.3)1631 (14.7)
 1–412 582 (31.6)9609 (44.6)11 390 (31.4)3682 (47.9)13 112 (42.0)7575 (38.6)4453 (25.5)3622 (31.7)
 5–99377 (23.6)3150 (14.6)235 (0.8)4151 (22.9)10 627 (34.1)3321 (16.9)3848 (22.1)2269 (19.8)
 10–1812 992 (32.7)2874 (13.4)93 (0.3)3181 (17.5)6964 (22.3)3342 (19.6)6125 (35.1)3867 (33.8)
Female sex, n (%)18 519 (46.6)8681 (40.3)14 858 (40.9)8538 (47.1)12 060 (38.7)9195 (46.9)8325 (47.7)5450 (47.6)
Race, n (%)
 Non-Hispanic white21 150 (53.2)9781 (45.4)16 374 (45.1)8229 (45.4)8507 (27.3)9960 (50.8)9504 (54.5)5232 (45.7)
 Non-Hispanic African American6870 (17.3)4019 (18.7)7253 (20.0)3216 (17.7)13 327 (42.7)3115 (15.9)2942 (16.9)2185 (19.1)
 Hispanic6695 (16.8)4990 (23.2)7966 (21.9)4169 (23.0)6050 (19.4)4253 (21.7)3131 (17.9)2635 (23.0)
 Other5065 (12.7)2732 (12.7)4730 (13.0)2515 (13.9)3302 (10.6)2279 (11.6)1873 (10.7)1387 (12.1)
Payer, n (%)
 Public22 360 (56.2)12 571 (58.4)22 936 (63.1)10 237 (56.5)20 590 (66.0)11 426 (58.3)9990 (57.2)6677 (58.4)
 Private15 531 (39.0)8075 (37.5)12 187 (33.6)7183 (39.6)9309 (29.8)7397 (37.7)6319 (39.1)4277 (37.4)
 Other1889 (4.7)876 (4.1)1200 (3.3)709 (3.9)1287 (4.1)784 (4.0)641 (3.7)485 (4.2)
CCC count, n (%)
 022 329 (56.1)15 649 (72.7)30 912 (85.1)12 697 (70.0)28 921 (92.7)12 870 (65.6)10 883 (62.4)9934 (86.8)
 111 508 (23.9)3397 (15.8)3528 (9.7)2669 (14.7)1788 (5.7)4009 (20.4)3724 (21.3)971 (8.5)
 ≥25943 (14.9)2476 (11.5)1883 (5.2)2763 (15.2)477 (1.5)2728 (13.9)2843 (16.3)534 (4.7)
Patient type, n (%)
 Inpatient25 313 (63.6)123 52 (57.4)25 760 (70.9)14 395 (79.4)20 098 (64.4)10 319 (55.2)9734 (55.8)7715 (67.4)
 Observation14 467 (36.4)9170 (42.6)10 563 (29.1)3734 (20.6)11 088 (35.6)8788 (44.8)7716 (44.2)3724 (32.6)
LOS, d, median (IQR)1 (1–2)1 (1–2)2 (1–3)2 (1–3)1 (1–2)2 (1–2)2 (1–3)2 (1–3)
  • Diagnostic groups are as follows: seizure (APR-DRG 53), URI (APR-DRG 113), bronchiolitis (APB-DRG 138), pneumonia (APR-DRG 139), asthma (APR-DRG 141), AGE (APR-DRG 249), other GI diagnosis (APR-DRG 254), and SSTI (APR-DRG 383). CCC, complex chronic condition; IQR, interquartile range; LOS, length of stay.