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Table 4 Recommendations of the PAMP adequately adhered to by the healthcare providers

From: Reasons behind non-adherence of healthcare practitioners to pediatric asthma guidelines in an emergency department in Saudi Arabia

Recommendation Cut –off point All Age Groups n = 657 (%) Group ≤ 3 years n = 328(%) Group > 3 years n = 329 (%)
Antibiotics prescription ≤ 10 % 46 (7.0) 25 (7.6 ) 21 (6.4)
Admission to hospital ≤ 10 % 14 (2.1) 5 (1.5 ) 9 (2.7)
Chest x-ray requisition ≤ 15 % 72 (10.9) 34 (10.3) 38 (11.5)
  1. PAMP = Pediatric Asthma Management Protocol.