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Table 3 Transfer of parameters to the hospital records: HEMS

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

  PRF EPR  
Respiratory rate 42 8 (19.0)
Oxygen saturation 27 7 (25.9)
Mechanisms of injury 26 26 (100.0)
GCS score 104 23 (53.3)
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 helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS). N = 122.