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Table 4 Performance of the trauma team activation protocol during 2013–2014 at the University Hospital of North Norway Tromsø assessed with Injury Severity Score (ISS)

From: Evaluation of a trauma team activation protocol revision: a prospective cohort study

  Number of patients Number of patients with ISS > 15 Correct triage (TTAa and ISS >15) Undertriage (no TTAa and ISS > 15) Overtriage (TTAa and ISS < 15)
Primarily admitted patients 250 81 (32 %) 72 % (58/81) 28 % (23/81) 74 % (169/227)
Transferred patients 74 50 (68 %) 72 % (36/50) 28 % (14/50) 40 % (24/60)
  1. TTAa: trauma team activation, ISS > 15: severely injured patient