TABLE 2

PPC Consultations by LT-CCCs and Number of LT-CCCs

Pediatrics/PICUPNICUP
(−) PPC Consult (n = 103), n (%)(+) PPC Consult (n = 47), n (%)(−) PPC Consult (n = 73), n (%)(+) PPC Consult (n = 10), n (%)
Neuromuscular3/5 (60)2/5 (40).650/0 (NA)0/0 (NA)NA
Cardiovascular18/25 (72)7/25 (28).8217/21 (81)4/21 (19).26
Respiratory22/33 (67)11/33 (33).835/7 (72)2/7 (28).20
Renal9/15 (60)6/15 (40).565/5 (100)0/5 (0).99
Gastrointestinal13/20 (65)7/20 (35).804/4 (100)0/4 (0).98
Hematologic or immunodeficiency3/8 (38)5/8 (62).114/4 (100)0/4 (0).99
Metabolic8/10 (80)2/10 (20).733/3 (100)0/3 (0).96
Genetic or congenital40/57 (70)17/57 (30).8624/31 (77)7/31 (23).28
Malignancy11/31 (35)20/31 (65)<.012/2 (100)0/2 (0).98
Transplant15/27 (56)12/27 (44).112/2 (100)0/2 (0).97
Mental health disorder6/15 (40)9/15 (60).02NANA (NA)NA
LT-CCC diagnosis count
 0 “acutely ill”28/31 (90)3/31 (10)<.013/4 (75)1/4 (25).51
 ≥ 1 “chronically ill”75/119 (63)44/119 (37)NA70/79 (89)9/79 (11)NA
 134/45 (66)11/45 (24)<.0142/46 (91)4/46 (9).4
 220/38 (53)18/38 (47)NA11/12 (92)1/12 (8)NA
 313/25 (52)12/25 (48)NA14/18 (78)4/18 (22)NA
 >38/11 (73)3/11 (27)NA3/3 (100)0/3 (0)NA
  • Hypothesis test was a Fisher’s exact test for the association between those with and without conditions and receiving a PPC consultation. NA, not applicable; −, no PPC consultation present; +, PPC consultation present.