Table 1

Characteristics of hospitalised individuals with SLE in 2005 and 2013

Year N=number of admissions2005 N=922013 N=50
Women, N (%)80 (87)42 (84)
Age at admission, mean (SD)41 (15)44 (14)
Race, N (%)
 White34 (37)19 (38)
 Black22 (24)14 (28)
 Hispanic22 (24)12 (24)
 Asian13 (14.1)4 (8)
 Other/unknown1 (1)1 (2)
In-hospital mortality, N (%)7 (7.6)0 (0)