Table 2

Potential mediating and explanatory data variables

TypeData variable
School performance and completion
Socioeconomic status
Geographic location
Children with an injury Injury severity
Children with a chronic health condition Proxy indicators of severity will be considered, including number of ED presentations or hospital admissions, or total hospital length of stay.
ParentHighest level of education
ClinicalNumber of ED presentations
Number of hospitalisations
Total hospital length of stay
  • ED, emergency department.