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Table 2 Care in emergency department

From: Hospital out-lying through lack of beds and its impact on care and patient outcome

  Non out-lying Out-lying
Admitted to resuscitation room – no. (%) 65 (27.31) 76 (31.02)
First examination by resident/medical student – no. (%) 102 (42.86) 109 (44.49)
ED length of stay – median hour (25% – 75%) 10 (6 – 16) 9 (6 – 14)
Prescriptions written in ED for wards – no. (%) 181 (76.05) 211 (86.12) **
LMWH prescribed by ED – no. (%) 74 (31.09) 58 (23.67)
  1. p-value < 0.05.
  2. ** p-value < 0.01.
  3. LMWH: Low Molecular Weight Heparin.