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Table 2 Transfer of parameters to the hospital records: ground ambulance

From: Usage of documented pre-hospital observations in secondary care: a questionnaire study and retrospective comparison of records

  PRF EPR  
Respiratory rate 184 22 (11.9)
Oxygen saturation 152 20 (13.2)
Mechanisms of injury 21 24 (87.5)
GCS score 104 23 (22.1)
Oxygen therapy 347 74 (21.3)
Fluid therapy 113 13 (11.5)
Medications provided 216 132 (61.1)
Immobilization 21 9 (42.9)
  1. Parameters recorded in the pre-hospital report form (PRF) and in the ED clinician’s admission note in the electronic patient record (EPR). Patients admitted with ground ambulance crew. N = 379.