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Table 1 Characteristics of visits of study sample

From: Distribution and predictors of emergency department charges: the case of a tertiary hospital in Lebanon

  Total
  N %
Total number of visits 95,879 100.0
Gender   
 Female 43,000 48.4
 Male 45,821 51.6
Age   
 0-18 24,414 27.5
 19-29 21,045 23.7
 30-60 27,826 31.3
 60+ 15,553 17.5
 Mean (SD) 34.32 (24.1)
ESI   
 1 307 0.3
 2 3,752 4.2
 3 63,119 71.0
 4 19,874 22.4
 5 1,786 2.0
Disposition   
 Admitted 13,194 14.9
 Discharged 72,943 82.1
 AMA 2,701 3.0
  1. ESI Emergency Score Index
  2. AMA Against Medical Advise