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Table 2 Summary Statistics – Medications

From: HealtheDataLab – a cloud computing solution for data science and advanced analytics in healthcare with application to predicting multi-center pediatric readmissions

VariablesNot ReadmittedReadmitted
mean (sd)mean (sd)
Medication Administration Route/Type Count
 Inhalation0.37 (0.99)0.30 (0.91)
 Injectable2.14 (4.08)2.61 (4.91)
 Intramuscular0.15 (0.44)0.09 (0.41)
 Intravenous1.55 (3.18)2.16 (4.31)
 Ophthalmic0.13 (0.44)0.08 (0.41)
 Oral2.01 (3.27)2.75 (4.42)
 Rectal0.14 (0.44)0.11 (0.42)
 Topical0.31 (0.73)0.38 (0.89)
Generic Medications
 Acetaminophen0.43 (0.71)0.39 (0.71)
 Acetaminophen hydrocodone0.05 (0.25)0.04 (0.21)
 Albuterol0.18 (0.54)0.13 (0.43)
 Cefazoline0.10 (0.38)0.08 (0.33)
 Ceftriaxone0.07 (0.31)0.07 (0.29)
 Dexamethasone0.08 (0.34)0.11 (0.43)
 Diphenhydramine0.11 (0.39)0.22 (0.53)
 Docusate0.04 (0.23)0.06 (0.26)
 Epinephrine0.05 (0.25)0.07 (0.30)
 Erythromycin ophthalmic0.07 (0.25)0.02 (0.12)
 Fentanyl0.16 (0.45)0.14 (0.45)
 Glycopyrrolate0.05 (0.24)0.05 (0.24)
 Heparin0.17 (0.54)0.33 (0.74)
 Hepatitis B vaccine0.06 (0.24)0.01 (0.12)
 Ibuprofen0.14 (0.39)0.09 (0.32)
 Ketorolac0.07 (0.29)0.05 (0.24)
 Lidocaine0.08 (0.31)0.07 (0.30)
 Lidocaine topical0.11 (0.33)0.14 (0.36)
 Lorazepam0.07 (0.31)0.14 (0.42)
 LVP solution0.48 (1.01)0.72 (1.40)
 LVP solution with potassium0.20 (0.45)0.21 (0.48)
 Midazolam0.12 (0.40)0.12 (0.40)
 Morphine0.20 (0.56)0.19 (0.58)
 Ondansetron0.20 (0.48)0.29 (0.59)
 Oxycodone0.05 (0.24)0.06 (0.28)
 Phytonadione0.08 (0.27)0.03 (0.18)
 Polyethylene glycol 33500.05 (0.23)0.10 (0.30)
 Potassium chloride0.07 (0.32)0.12 (0.43)
 Propofol0.10 (0.35)0.10 (0.36)
 Ranitidine0.07 (0.30)0.11 (0.37)
 Rocuronium0.05 (0.23)0.04 (0.22)
 Sodium chloride0.19 (0.54)0.25 (0.65)