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Table 5 Scores and outcomes of case and control patientsa

From: Multicentre validation of the bedside paediatric early warning system score: a severity of illness score to detect evolving critical illness in hospitalised children

Score Case patients, n(%) Control patients, n(%)
0 7 (1.02%) 175 (12.61%)
1 21 (3.06%) 324 (23.34%)
2 36 (5.25%) 294 (21.11%)
3 38 (5.54%) 185 (13.33%)
4 42 (6.12%) 131 (9.44%)
5 44 (6.41%) 86 (6.20%)
6 57 (8.31%) 75 (5.40%)
7 47 (6.85%) 44 (3.17%)
8 47 (6.85%) 28 (2.02%)
9 55 (8.02%) 21 (1.51%)
10 56 (8.16%) 10 (0.72%)
11 44 (6.41%) 5 (0.36%)
12 43 (6.27%) 8 (0.58%)
13 36 (5.25%) 0 (0%)
14 31 (4.52%) 0 (0%)
15 21 (3.06%) 1 (0.07%)
16 22 (3.21%) 2 (0.14%)
17 16 (2.33%) 0 (0%)
18 11 (1.60%) 0 (0%)
19 4 (0.58%) 0 (0%)
20 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
21 1 (0.15%) 0 (0%)
22 1 (0.15%) 0 (0%)
23 1 (0.15%) 0 (0%)
24 1 (0.15%) 0 (0%)
25 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
26 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
  1. aMaximum Bedside Paediatric Early Warning System scores for the 12 hours ending one hour before the event in case patients and for 12 hours of data in control patients.