TABLE 1.

Baseline Characteristics for the CPU and CTU

CharacteristicNo. (%)P Value
CPUCTUTotal
Admissions1274 (33)2533 (67)3807
Median age, wk (IQR)95 (30–208)69 (13–208)<.01
Male gender691 (54)1456 (57)2147.06
Entry via emergency department1146 (90)2290 (90)3436.7
Stay in special care unit73 (6)154 (6)220.7
Comorbidity310 (24)754 (30)1064<.01