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Table 3 Principal reasons for upgrading of priority grade between the initial call and examination of the patient

From: Changes of triage by GPs during the course of prehospital emergency situations in a Norwegian rural community

  Upgradings to red All upgradings
Reason N % N %
Patient examination necessary for clarification 6 46 13 50
Accurate information not collected or available 5 38 7 27
Impairment between stages 2 15 6 23
Total 13 100 26 100