Table 2.

Parent and clinician illness severity scores

Severity of illness scoreMeana (SD)MedianRangeIQR
Parent (8360/8394, 99.6%)5.2 (1.8)50–104–7
Clinician (8368/8394, 99.7%)3.1 (1.7)30–92–4
n (total n = 8337)b%
Parental score < clinician score4785.7
Parental score = clinician score123614.8
Parental score > clinician score662379.4
  • a P<0.0001 (Wilcoxon test score).

  • b Number of children with parent and clinician score. IQR = interquartile range. SD = standard deviation.