TABLE 3

Concordance Rates for Participant Responses.

Interview QuestionOverall Concordance (Total N = 174)aConcordance When MR States YesConcordance when MR States No
What was the diagnosis?165/174 (94.8%)n/an/a
Treatments
 Were antibiotics given?161/174 (92.5%)96/99 (97.0%)65/69 (94.2%)
 Were intravenous fluids given?148/173 (85.5%)109/111 (98.2%)39/60 (65.0%)
 Were nebulized treatments given?168/174 (96.6%)57/59 (96.6%)111/112 (99.1%)
 Was oxygen given?162/174 (93.1%)49/52 (94.2%)113/117 (96.6%)
 Were any blood transfusions given?169/174 (97.1%)1/1 (100%)169/170 (99.4%)
 Were any other therapies given?152/174 (87.4%)104/125 (83.2%)48/48 (100.0%)
Testing
 Were any blood tests performed?152/174 (88.4%)111/115 (96.5%)41/48 (85.4%)
 Were any urine tests performed?146/173 (84.4%)53/57 (93.0%)93/102 (91.2%)
 Were any radiographs performed?160/171 (93.6%)72/78 (92.3%)88/91 (96.7%)
 Were any CT scans performed?167/173 (96.5%)22/23 (95.7%)145/146 (99.3%)
 Were any MRIs performed?162/174 (93.1%)8/8 (100%)154/158 (97.5%)
 Were any ultrasounds performed?165/174 (94.8%)30/33 (90.9%)135/138 (97.8%)
 Were any other tests performed?145/174 (83.3%)42/65 (64.6%)103/106 (97.2%)
Procedures
 Were there any surgeries performed?170/174 (97.7%)18/20 (90.0%)152/154 (98.7%)
 Was an endotracheal tube used?161/173 (93.1%)13/19 (68.4%)148/150 (98.7%)
 Was a nasogastric tube used?170/173 (98.3%)10/10 (100%)160/162 (98.8%)
 Was a PICC line inserted?171/174 (98.3%)7/8 (87.5%)164/164 (100.0%)
 Was a lumbar puncture performed?168/173 (97.1%)17/17 (100%)151/152 (99.3%)
 Were there any other procedures?169/174 (97.1%)11/15 (73.3%)158/159 (99.4%)
Follow-up
 Were any new medications added?149/174 (85.6%)96/111 (86.5%)53/54 (98.1%)
 Were any home medications stopped?160/173 (92.5%)14/23 (60.9%)146/148 (98.6%)
 Do you need to see your pediatrician after discharge?155/174 (89.1%)154/161 (95.7%)1/1 (100.0%)
 Do you need to see any other doctors after discharge?152/173 (87.9%)70/84 (83.3%)82/84 (97.6%)
 Does your child need more tests after discharge?147/173 (85.0%)11/18 (61.1%)136/138 (98.6%)
  • CT, computed tomography; MR, medical record; PICC, peripherally inserted central catheter.

  • a Includes patients who answered “I don’t know,” which were excluded in “Yes” and “No” columns.