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Table 3 Distribution of reasons for referral (1)

From: The danish regions pediatric triage model has a limited ability to detect both critically ill children as well as children to be sent home without treatment – a study of diagnostic accuracy

Neurological 65 (11%)
Persisting seizures 23 (4%)
Other neurological symptoms 18(3%)
Head ache 14 (2%)
Ended seizures 10(2%)
Respiratory 148 (26%)
Other airway problems 69 (12%)
Astmatic bronchitis 31(5%)
Croup 28(5%)
Pneumonia 20(3%)
Abdominal and urological 148 (26%)
Stomach ache 54 (9%)
Appendicitis 31(5%)
Other gastrointestinal symptoms 23 (4%)
Gastroenteritis 21(4%)
Urine tract infection 19(3%)
Fever 68(12%)
Other reasons 151(26%)
Others 43(7%)
Rashes 24(4%)
Dehydration 22(4%)
Pain 22(4%)
Poisoning 20(3%)
Other infections 20(3%)
  1. (1) some patients have more than one reason