TABLE 4

Principal Medical Provider for Respiratory Care

Care ProviderCurrent Ventilator Management, n (%)Any Ventilator Management, Last 6 mo, n (%)aMajority Ventilator Management, Last 12 mo, n (%)
General pediatrician21 (11)46 (23)22 (11)
Pediatric pulmonologist120 (61)141 (72)112 (57)
Pediatric intensivist /critical care physician1 (1)12 (6)4 (2)
Pediatric ear/nose/throat or otorhinolaryngologist0 (0)4 (2)0 (0)
Neurodevelopmental pediatrician2 (1)5 (3)2 (1)
Other9 (5)13 (7)10 (5)
Not specified44 (22)47 (24)
Total197 (100)197 (100)
  • Percentages are column percentages. — indicates missing data.

  • a Responses do not sum to 100%, because respondents selected all providers in last 6 months.