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Table 1 Pediatric population distribution by age group (<1 year and ≥1 year)

From: Improved drug safety through intensive pharmacovigilance in hospitalized pediatric patients

Variables <1 year (age in months) ≥1 year (age in years) General [mean(±SD)]
Age 0.72 (±0.52) 14.0 (±10) 4.3 (±0.5)
Gender (male/female) 281/161 343/298 624/459
Weight (kg) 11.6 (±7.0) 49.4 (±35.8) 61.0 (±42.8)
Hospital stay (days) 11 (+19) 8 (+12) 9 (+14)
Diagnostic Group
-Respiratory 272 185 457
-Neurology 42 119 161
-Blood and Hematopoietic 67 75 142
-Gastrointestinal 46 86 132
-Genito-urinary 27 105 132
-Infectious Disease 62 39 101
-Development and Nutrition 36 24 60
-Surgery 17 39 56
-Legal-Medical 19 18 37
-Dermatology 7 29 36
-Soft tissues 7 29 36
-Metabolic 12 20 32
-Genetic 18 14 32
-Head and neck 12 16 28
-Trauma and Orthopedics 7 16 23
-Cardiovascular 6 10 16
-Autoimmune / 18 18
-Oncology / 14 14
-Toxicology / 3 3
-Obstetrics and Gynecology 1 / 1
  1. Pediatric population distributed by age group (<1 year and ≥1 year). The distribution of the pediatric population (male and female patients) is shown by age group, in patients with less than one year of age and those aged one year or older