Table 3

Emergency paediatric intensive care unit (PICU) admissions in Scotland requiring invasive mechanical ventilation, diagnoses within ICD-11 Chapter 22 (injury, poisoning or certain other consequences of external causes)

Diagnosis 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Trauma—head44334
Trauma—intra-abdominal01101
Trauma—multiple injuries20310
Trauma—thoracic20000
Toxic01011
Other20122
  • PICU admissions from 23 March to 30 June 2020 compared with the same date range in previous years (2016–2019).

  • ICD-11, International Classification of Diseases 11th Revision.