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Table 1 Distribution of cases based on diagnosis

From: Validation of the Shock Index, Modified Shock Index, and Shock Index-Paediatric age-Adjusted (SIPA) for predicting length of stay and outcome in children admitted to a paediatric intensive care unit

Diagnosis Number of cases
Sepsis 56 (23.83%)
Pneumonia 45 (19.15%)
Acute gastroenteritis 39 (16.60%)
Congenital heart disease 24 (10.21%)
Acute renal failure 20 (8.51%)
Urinary tract infection 16 (6.81%)
Central nervous system 15 (6.38%)
Poisoning 13 (5.53%)
Diabetic ketoacidosis 4 (1.70%)
Miscellaneous 3 (1.28%)
Total 235