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Table 1 Demographics of children

From: The BUDDY (Bedside Ultrasound to Detect Dehydration in Youth) study

Demographic variable All patients Patients with significant dehydration (≥5%) Patients without significant dehydration (<5%dehydration) Pvaluea
Median age, years (range) 6 (1 month-18 years) 2.5 (6 months to 15 years) 7 (1 month to 18 years) 0.05b
Median fluid administered (cc/kg) 21 29 20 0.004c
Admitted (%) 39 (34.5%) 7 (58.3%) 32 (31.7%) 0.07d
Less than 5 years old (%) 49 (43.4%) 9 (75%) 40 (39.6%) 0.02d
Total children (%) n = 113 n = 101 (89.4%) n = 12 (10.6%)  
  1. aComparing patients with and without significant dehydration. bTwo-tailed t test. cTwo-sample Wilcoxon ranksum. dTwo-tailed chi-square test.