TABLE 2

Number of Panelists From Total in Strong Agreement of Process-Outcome Link by Condition

VariableMortalityMorbidityAdmissionsReturn to EDReturn to Primary CareED Length of StayDiagnostic TestingUse of ED Personnel
Adolescent mental health (12–19 y)6/108/10a4/104/104/103/101/103/10
Ankle injury (5–19 y)2/116/112/115/114/1110/11a10/11a5/11
Asthma (1–19 y)10/11a11/11a8/11a10/11a9/11a5/118/11a7/11
Bronchiolitis (3–24 mo)5/116/118/11a5/115/117/118/11a5/11
Cellulitis (0–19 y)2/118/11a8/11a6/116/115/115/113/10
Croup (3 mo to 3 y)7/119/11a11/11a11/11a11/11a8/11a9/11a9/11a
Fever (0–3 mo)11/11a10/11a7/119/11a8/11a6/119/11a8/11a
Fever (3–24 mo)9/11a10/11a9/11a9/11a8/11a7/118/11a7/11
Fever (2–19 y)8/11a7/117/117/117/114/117/114/11
Gastroenteritis (0–19 y)9/11a10/11a8/11a9/11a8/11a7/115/115/11
Jaundice (0–1 mo)5/98/10a8/10a7/104/105/106/104/10
Lacerations (0–19 y)2/115/112/113/113/116/112/115/11
Minor head injury (0–1 y)6/115/116/114/114/116/118/11a6/11
Minor head injury (1–19 y)5/114/116/114/115/118/11a10/11a6/10
Pharyngitis (1–19 y)3/107/105/105/106/104/103/93/9
Poisoning: intentional (12–19 y)7/107/105/102/103/105/103/104/10
Poisoning: unintentional (1–19 y)6/106/104/104/104/102/102/103/10
Seizures (0–6 mo)7/118/11a4/112/112/114/113/102/11
Seizures (6 mo to 6 y)6/118/11a6/113/113/114/114/112/11
Seizures (6–19 y)6/118/11a5/112/112/113/114/113/11
Trauma (0–19 y)9/11a9/11a5/116/115/115/118/11a7/11
Type 1 diabetes (0–19 y)10/11a10/11a9/11a10/11a7/117/118/11a6/11
UTI (0–1 mo)4/108/10a3/105/104/104/108/10a5/10
UTI (1 mo to 3 y)5/119/11a8/11a6/115/115/116/115/11
UTI (3–19 y)4/116/117/118/11a8/11a7/118/11a8/11a
  • UTI indicates urinary tract infection.

  • a Rating >70% strong agreement.