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Table 2 Adherence to TBI guidelines and SBP recommendations in the population of patients with non-traumatic intracranial pathology (non-TBI population) and the population with isolated TBI (TBI population)

From: Prehospital treatment of patients with acute intracranial pathology: adherence to guidelines and blood pressure recommendations by the Danish Air Ambulance

Physiologic guideline references Non-TBI population n (%, [95% CI]) TBI population n (%, [95% CI])
Number of patients 153 58
Adherence to TBI guideline recommendations (intubation when GCS < 9, SpO2% > 90 + SBP > 90 mmHg) 106 (69%, [61–77%]) 43 (74%, [61–85%])
SBP > 90 mmHg 134 (88%, [81–92%]) 53 (91%, [81–97%])
SBP > 110 mmHg 113 (74%, [66–81%]) 40 (69%, [56–81%])
SBP > 120 mmHg 84 (55%, [47–63%]) 32 (55%, [42–68%])
SpO2% > 90 147 (96%, [92–99%]) 50 (86%, [75–94%])
  1. SBP systolic blood pressure, SpO2 peripheral blood oxygen saturation