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Table 2 Definitive diagnoses

From: Audit of therapeutic interventions in inpatient children using two scores: are they evidence-based in developing countries?

Diagnosis N° of patients
Moderate diarrhoeal dehydration 48
Community acquired pneumonia 42
Acute asthma 22
Severe diarrhoeal dehydration 7
Congestive heart failure 6
Bronchiolitis 5
Mild diarrhoeal dehydration 4
Cellulitis 3
First simple febrile convulsion 3
Hypoxic crisis secondary to cyanotic congenital heart disease 3
Haemophilia A 3
Dilated cardiomyopathy 2
Nosocomial pneumonia 2
Post-infectious cerebellitis 1
Sickle cell anaemia vaso-occlusive crisis 1
Croup 1
Acute dysenteric diarrhoea 1
Invasive acute diarrhoea 1
Kawasaki disease 1
Anal fissure 1
Hydrocarbon poisoning 1
Recurrent urinary tract infection 1
Acute bacterial meningitis 1
Aspiration pneumonia 1
Acute otitis media 1
Mild acute pancreatitis 1
Immune thrombocytopenic purpura 1
Status epilepticus 1
Supraventricular tachycardia 1
Trichuriasis 1
Total 167