A Statistical Analysis of a Pediatric Dermatology Clinic
Article first published online: 20 MAR 2008
Volume 1, Issue 2, pages 157–164, October 1983
How to Cite
Schachner, L., Ling, N. S. and Press, S. (1983), A Statistical Analysis of a Pediatric Dermatology Clinic. Pediatric Dermatology, 1: 157–164. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1983.tb01108.x
- Issue published online: 20 MAR 2008
- Article first published online: 20 MAR 2008
Abstract: Statistical analysis was performed of the diseases seen and therapies utilized during the first two years of the Pediatric Dermatology Clinic at the University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, This survey includes 2,821 patient visits made by 1,578 patients. This analysis classifies patients by diagnosis, sex, age, race, and treatment. Diagnostic and treatment frequencies, sex and race ratios, and trends in the patient's age at presentation are also noted. This survey reveals a wide spectrum of pediatric dermatologic disease with 154 different diagnoses made. A review of the 86 different therapeutic modalities utilized is also presented.