Skip to main content

Table 1 Median values of vital parameters at the time of pre-notification phone call in all patients, intubated patients, and patients with trauma team activation (range, interquartile range).

From: Pre-notification of arriving trauma patient at trauma centre: A retrospective analysis of the information in 700 consecutive cases

  Heart rate Respiratory rate Systolic blood pressure GCS
All patients 90 (43 – 180, 76 – 100) 18 (10 – 50, 15 – 24) 124 (50 – 245, 110 – 140) 15 (3 – 15, 13 – 15)
Intubated on scene 85 (48 – 140, 70 – 100) - 115 (50 – 210, 100 – 130) -
Trauma team activated 90 (48 – 180, 78 – 100) 20 (10 – 50, 16 – 24) 120 (56 – 220, 110 – 140) 14 (3 – 15, 6 – 15)