TABLE 1

Comparison of Patient Demographics for Eligible Patients (N = 2909)

Preintervention, n = 1530 (52.6%)Postintervention, n = 1379 (47.4%)Pa
Age, y, median (IQR)6.0 (4.0–9.0)6.0 (4.0–9.0).78
Sex, n (%).33
 Girls549 (35.9)519 (37.6)
 Boys981 (64.1)860 (62.4)
Race, n (%).90
 White813 (54.9)748 (55.5)
 African American610 (41.2)544 (40.4)
 Other58 (3.9)55 (4.1)
Ethnicity, n (%).29
 Non-Hispanic906 (60.5)794 (58.6)
 Hispanic591 (39.5)562 (41.4)
Insurance status, n (%).40
 Private541 (35.4)496 (36.0)
 Public or government933 (61.0)820 (59.5)
 None56 (3.7)63 (4.6)
First admitted inpatient department, n (%)<.001
 Main campus acute care481 (31.7)287 (23.3)
 West campus acute care439 (29.0)320 (26.0)
 Intensive care595 (39.3)624 (50.7)
Admit severity, n (%).94
 Mild (CRS 0–3)445 (29.1)394 (28.6)
 Moderate (CRS 4–7)1020 (66.7)923 (67.0)
 Severe (CRS ≥8)64 (4.2)60 (4.4)
  • IQR, interquartile range.

  • a The P value was calculated by using Pearson χ2 for categorical variables and Mann–Whitney U test for continuous variables.