Overview of Pediatric Emergency Department Visits, 2015
Reports on pediatric emergency department (ED) visits in 2015. Compares pediatric and adult ED visits by three types: all ED visits, treat-and-release ED visits, and ED visits resulting hospital admission. Table 2 provides statistics on the type of ED visit and pediatric patient characteristics including patient residence, such as metropolitan, micropolitan, and noncore areas.
Kimberly W. McDermott, Carol Stocks, William J. Freeman
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Children and youth · Emergency department and urgent care services · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data