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Table 4 Trauma room management and treatment comparison

From: Trauma care inside and outside business hours: comparison of process quality and outcome indicators in a German level-1 trauma center

  n (total) mean (total) ± SD (total) n (BH) mean (BH) ± SD (BH) n (NBH) mean (NBH) ± SD (NBH) p-value
Time until FAST-Sono (min) 314 6.0 ± 4.5 78 5.7 ± 3.0 236 6.1 ± 4.9 0.763
Time until CT (min) 351 27.6 ± 12.4 86 28.5 ± 18.7 265 27.3 ± 9.5 0.637
Time until discharge from TR (min) 375 62.7 ± 28.4 93 63.9 ± 29.7 282 62.3 ± 28.0 0.700
Time for intubation (min) 22 (5.6%) 4.0 ± 4.0 4 (4.2%) 2.8 ± 2.2 18 (6.0%) 4.2 ± 4.4 0.460 (0.487)
Time for artery access (min) 220 (55.8%) 4.9 ± 3.6 59 (61.5%) 4.8 ± 3.9 161 (54.0%) 4.9 ± 3.4 0.496 (0.202)
Time for CVL (min) 54 (13.7%) 7.2 ± 5.5 15 (15.6%) 6.0 ± 5.6 39 (13.1%) 7.7 ± 5.5 0.084 (0.529)
Time for peripherial access (min) 66 (16.8%) 1.8 ± 1.3 12 (12.5%) 1.8 ± 0.9 54 (18.1%) 1.8 ± 1.4 0.757 (0.200)
Time for thorax-drainage (min) 19 (4.8%) 7.4 ± 4.3 5 (5.2%) 10.4 ± 6.5 14 (4.7%) 6.3 ± 2.7 0.243 (0.542)
Time for splinting (min) 89 (22.6%) 4.1 ± 3.4 23 (24.0%) 4.2 ± 3.9 66 (22.1%) 4.1 ± 3.3 0.658 (0.712)
Time for permanent catheter (min) 229 (58.1%) 2.1 ± 1.4 51 (53.1%) 2.2 ± 1.9 178 (59.7%) 2.0 ± 1.2 0.846 (0.254)
  1. TR: Trauma room, CVL: Central Venous Line.