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Table 4 Availability of stabilisation resources stratified by hospital type (n = 18)

From: Availability of treatment resources for the management of acute toxic exposures and poisonings in emergency departments among various types of hospitals in Palestine: a cross-sectional study

Resources Total Private Government P-value
N = 18 (%) N = 8 (%) N = 10 (%)
Blood pressure apparatus 18 (100) 8 (100) 10 (100) >0.999
IV cannula 18 (100) 8 (100) 10 (100) >0.999
Nasal catheter 18 (100) 8 (100) 10 (100) >0.999
Laryngeal mask airway 16 (88.9) 8 (100) 8 (80) 0.477
Oxygen mask 18 (100) 8 (100) 10 (100) >0.999
Endotracheal tube 18 (100) 8 (100) 10 (100) >0.999
Mechanical ventilator 16 (88.9) 7 (87.5) 9 (90) >0.999
Colloid 13 (72.2) 7 (87.5) 6 (60) 0.314
Crystalloid 18 (100) 8 (100) 10 (100) >0.999
Pacemaker 6 (33.3) 3 (37.5) 3 (30) >0.999
Electrical defibrillation 17 (94.4) 7 (87.5) 10 (100) 0.444