The Scope and Trends of Pediatric Hospitalizations in Texas, 2004-2010.

  title={The Scope and Trends of Pediatric Hospitalizations in Texas, 2004-2010.},
  author={Bethanie S Van Horne and Elisabeth Netherton and Jeffrey R. Helton and Mingchen Fu and Christopher Spencer Greeley},
  journal={Hospital pediatrics},
  volume={5 7},
OBJECTIVE To examine demographics and trends of financial cost and prominent diseases/conditions resulting in inpatient hospitalizations for infants, children, and adolescents in Texas between 2004 and 2010. METHODS Longitudinal retrospective cross-sectional study using the Texas Hospital Inpatient Discharge Database, including all pediatric hospitalizations in the state of Texas, 2004 to 2010. RESULTS Texas has an average of 591 571 pediatric hospitalizations per year. Birth was the most… CONTINUE READING

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