Across the UK and Republic of Ireland 20,000 children between 0-15 years are admitted to Paediatric Critical Care units per year, Oxford admits 800.

6000 children are transferred into Paediatric Critical Care units across the UK and Ireland, Oxford transfer around 70.

Our mortality is 3.9%, with the majority, > 90%, by planned withdrawal or withholding of life sustaining therapy.

PICAnet data - Annual admissions to PCC across the UK, by age

PICAnet data - Annual admissions to PCC across the UK, by age

Admissions to PCC across the UK, by Age and Month (Jan-Dec = 1-12)

Admissions to PCC across the UK, by Age and Month (Jan-Dec = 1-12)

Admissions by primary diagnostic group (note the differences in diagnostic group between infants and adolescents)

Admissions by primary diagnostic group (note the differences in diagnostic group between infants and adolescents)