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Table 1 Comparison of medical and injured patient cohorts

From: Comparison of Poisson and Bernoulli spatial cluster analyses of pediatric injuries in a fire district

  Medical Patients # 2806 Injured Patients # 1997 P-value*
Demographics    
   Age 5.4 ± 4.8 yrs 7.7 ± 4.4 yrs < 0.001 (t-test)
   Age Groups    
0 – 12 mos 23% 8%  
1 – 4 yrs 32% 24% < 0.001
5 – 9 yrs 23% 36%  
10 – 14 yrs 23% 36%  
   Male 57% 56% 0.62
   Race    
Other/Missing 23% 19%  
African- American 4% 4% 0.001
Hispanic 11% 11%  
White 62% 66%  
Location Type    
   School/Church/Daycare 12% 15%  
   Multi-family building 22% 13%  
   Single family residence 51% 28% < 0.001
   Sport/Park/Recreation 3% 8%  
   Public building 8% 7%  
   Street/Road 3% 30%  
Disposition    
   Died 0.5% 0.3%  
   No transport 35% 44% < 0.001
   Transported 64% 56%  
  1. *(χ2 test except as noted)