Table 4.

Institutional Comparative Ranking of Interventions (Rank Sums)*

InterventionInstitution
ABCDEFGHIJ
% PICU admission91024836157
PICU LOS46783952101
% Intubated21058467193
Steroids27351018946
β Agonists86459271031
Continuous β agonists2.562.569578102.5
Antibiotics18463751092
≥3 Antibiotics1.51073465891.5
Furosemide85762391104
Ribavirin3.593.51083.53.573.53.5
Chest physiotherapy10643218759
Arterial line21029854276
Central line67481.51.553109
Rank sum59.596.5558171.55379.56994.555.5
  • *  Institutions are ranked from 1 to 10 (with 1 the lowest, 10 the highest, and average ranks used for ties) for the frequency or duration of interventions with significant institutional variation. The cumulative total is the rank sum of interventions for that institution.