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Table 4 Mortality rate, by age at admission, at one year post-dischargea for children with a hospital admission that included ICU, 2010–2012

From: Pediatric admissions that include intensive care: a population-based study

  Mortality per 100 infants
Primary admitting diagnosis Age ≥ 29 days to < 1 year Age ≥ 1 year to < 16 years
Acute respiratory infection 1.2 1.1
Other non-asthma respiratory b 3.4 5.2
Congenital anomaly 0.8 0.9
Neurological disorder 5.0 1.8
Injury 0.0 0.8
Neoplasm 0.0 11.6
Endocrine/metabolic 12.5 2.6
Other diagnosis 3.0 1.9
  1. aif more than one ICU admission for a child, then after the last such admission
  2. bmainly aspiration pneumonia