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Table 1 Patient demographics of 456,676 in-patients between 2000 and 2013

From: Weekend effect on mortality by medical specialty in six secondary hospitals in the Helsinki metropolitan area over a 14-year period

 Acute PsychiatrySurgeryOtorhinolaryngologyGynecology & ObstetricsInternal MedicinePulmonologyNeurology Pediatrics
Total patients26,664151,063766479,889126,21829,22812,966 22,984
Total deaths1044220518195912487617 26
Crude mortality rate of specialty (%)0.42.80.10.27.68.54.8 0.1
Male deaths (% of deaths)81 (77.9)2196 (52.0)3 (60)0 (0)4777 (49.8)1621 (65.2)287 (46.5) 12 (46.2)
Deaths in age group (n)
  < 20 years old (% of all deaths)011 (0.3)0 (0)0 (0)25 (0.3)3 (0.1)0 (0)0–1 years old11 (42.3)
 20–39 (%)19 (18.3)32 (0.8)0 (0)6 (3.3)83 (0.9)13 (0.5)5 (0.8)1–24 (15.4)
 40–49 (%)21 (20.2)136 (3.2)0 (0)12 (6.6)212 (2.2)47 (1.9)9 (1.5)2–53 (11.5)
 50–59 (%)28 (26.9)365 (8.6)0 (0)44 (24.3)693 (7.2)251 (10.1)36 (5.8)5–104 (15.4)
 60–69 (%)17 (16.3)719 (17.0)0 (0)40 (22.1)1294 (13.5)650 (26.1)91 (14.7)10–153 (11.5)
 70+ (%)19 (18.3)2957 (70.1)5 (100)79 (43.6)7284 (75.9)1523 (61.2)476 (77.1)15–201 (3.8)
        > 200 (0)
Emergency deaths (%)81 (77.9)3562 (84.4)3 (60)127 (70.2)8574 (89.4)2070 (83.2)539 (87.4) 17 (65.4)