Table 3

Eight common reasons for emergency department (ED) visit and hospital admission for all procedures combined: 2014–2018

Reasons for ED visitn% of visits
Acute pain46317.2
Haemorrhage and haematoma29310.9
Fever1957.3
Other complications of procedures, not elsewhere classified1866.9
Vomiting1816.7
Infection following a procedure1204.5
Acute upper airway infection843.1
Dehydration722.7
Reasons for hospital admissionn% of admissions
Haemorrhage and haematoma15324.8
Dehydration13521.9
Acute pain569.1
Vomiting152.4
Infection132.1
Other complications of procedures121.9
Fever81.3
Nausea with vomiting71.1