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Table 5 Diagnosis chapters of the 175 (7.4%) preschool children referred to hospital care from out-of-hours primary care (clinic consultations and home visits)

From: Preschool children in Danish out-of-hours primary care: a one-year descriptive study of face-to-face consultations

Chapter in ICPC-2 Number Per cent
R (Respiratory tract) 97 55%
A (general problems, high fever) 34 19%
D (digestive organs, diarrhoea) 21 12%
N (neurological diseases) 11 6%
U (urinary system, cystitis) 9 5%
H (ear diseases, AOM) 8 5%
T (dehydration, no appetite) 7 4%
S (skin infections) 5 3%
Other 3 2%
Total number of diagnoses 195a 111%
  1. Notes: a20 children had two diagnoses