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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Baseline characteristics of the study subjects

Variables Total N (%) Off-label N (%) No off-label N (%) P-value
Patients number 286 229 57
Male sex 172 (60.1) 137 (59.8) 35 (61.4) P>0.05
Body weight 20.9±19.3 19.2±19.1 27.6±18.6 P<0.05
Age class (years) 5.0±5.4 4.7±5.4 6.2±5.0 P<0.05*
Premature 26 (9.1) 26 (11.4) 0 (0.0)
Neonates 13 (4.5) 12 (5.2) 1 (1.8)
1 mo ≤ and < 2 84 (29.4) 69 (30.1) 15 (26.3)
2 ≤ and < 6 59 (20.6) 45 (19.7) 14 (24.6)
6 ≤ and < 11 48 (16.8) 33 (14.4) 15 (26.3)
11 ≤ and < 19 56 (19.6) 44 (19.2) 12 (21.1)
Disease category P<0.001*
Oncology 59 (20.6) 54 (23.6) 5 (8.8)
Neonatology 35 (12.2) 34 (14.8) 1 (1.8)
Cardiac surgery 30 (10.5) 26 (11.4) 4 (7.0)
Cardiology 28 (9.8) 26 (11.4) 2 (3.5)
Pediatric surgery 22 (7.7) 18 (7.9) 4 (7.0)
Nephrology 21 (7.3) 14 (6.1) 7 (12.3)
Gastroenterology 17 (5.9) 14 (6.1) 3 (5.3)
Others 74 (25.9) 43 (18.8) 31 (54.4)
Number of medications P<0.001*
1-3 112 (39.2) 63 (27.5) 49 (86.0)
4-6 56 (19.6) 49 (21.4) 7 (12.3)
7-9 59 (20.7) 59 (25.8) 0 (0.0)
10-12 29 (10.1) 28 (12.2) 1 (1.8)
13-15 17 (5.9) 17 (7.4) 0 (0.0)
16≤ 13 (4.5) 13 (5.7) 0 (0.0)

*Fisher의 정확한 검정(exact test)

J. Kor. Soc. Health-syst. Pharm. 2021;38:342-50 https://doi.org/10.32429/jkshp.2021.38.3.005
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