TABLE 1

Descriptive Demographic Data of Hospitalized Participants (n = 96)

Characteristicsn (% frequency)
Age, y
 0–219 (20)
 3–518 (19)
 6–1016 (17)
 11–1525 (26)
 1618 (19)
Boys51 (53)
Girls45 (47)
Race/Ethnicity
 Asian7 (7)
 Black10 (10)
 Hispanic49 (51)
 Caucasian non-Hispanic25 (26)
 Other/Unknown5 (5)
Health insurance
 California Children’s Services42 (44)
 HMO or PPO42 (44)
 Medi-Cal11 (11)
 None1 (1)
  • HMO, health maintenance organization; PPO, preferred provider organization.