TABLE 1

Baseline Characteristics of Bronchiolitis Patients on HFNC Admitted to the PICU Before and After Implementation of HFNC on the General Pediatric Wards (N = 290)

Before (n = 120)After (n = 170)P
Median age (mo)4 (IQR 2–9)7 (IQR 2–12).076
Male, n (%)68/120 (56.7)100/170 (58.8).71
Race, n (%).23
 White75/120 (62.5)122/170 (71.8)
 Black14/120 (11.7)13/170 (7.6)
 Other31/120 (25.8)35/170 (20.6)
Public insurance, n (%)92/120 (76.7)127/170 (74.7).70
Secondhand smoke exposure, n (%)38/104 (36.5)52/156 (33.3).59