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Table 1 Final time variables

From: Standardised data reporting from pre-hospital advanced airway management – a nominal group technique update of the Utstein-style airway template

FINAL TIME VARIABLES (data provided by provider performing the intervention)
Number Data variable name Type of data Data variable categories or values Definition of data variable
1 Response time Continuous Minutes Time from the Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) initiated transmission of message to the EMS unit, until the time of arrival of the EMS unit at the patient.
2 On-scene time Continuous Minutes Time from EMS unit arrival at the patient until time of patient leaving scene (or time of death if dead on scene).
3 Transport time Continuous Minutes Time from patient departure from scene until patient arrival at hospital.