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Table 5 Comparing DRPT and the reference standard according to agreement on triage, undertriage and overtriage divided by A) urgency levels and B) reasons for referral

From: The danish regions pediatric triage model has a limited ability to detect both critically ill children as well as children to be sent home without treatment – a study of diagnostic accuracy

A
Urgency levels Agree Undertriage Overtriage
 Not urgent 37 161 0
 Standard 25 119 18
 Urgent 93 22 37
 Very urgent 15 0 23
 Total 170 (31%) 302 (55%) 78 (14%)
B
Reasons for referral Agree Undertriage Overtriage
 Neurological 40% 40% 20%
 Respiratory 32% 52% 16%
 Abdo mi nal/urological 20% 68% 11%
 Fever 42% 44% 13%
 Other 33% 55% 11%