Table 3

Number and percentage of repeat hospital admissions, for separations with a principal diagnosis of injury and poisoning for injury, by type of injury; NSW, 1999–2000

Repeat admissions for the same ICD-10 injury codeRepeat admissions for any ICD-10 injury code
Injury typeNo%95% CINo%95% CI
Non-medical injury58545.405.27 to 5.531298211.9811.79 to 12.17
Medical injury252112.0011.56 to 12.44488723.2722.70 to 23.84
Total83756.476.34 to 6.601786913.8113.62 to 14.00