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Table 5 Differences in correctness separated by EMS provider

From: Safety of on-scene medical care by EMS nurses in non-transported patients: a prospective, observational study

Variable Ambulance team (n = 935) Rapid responder (n = 160) P-value
Correctness of the decision not to transport
 No request for medical attention conforming with recommendation 163 (17.4%) 42 (26.3%) 0.005
 No request for medical attention despite recommendation 166 (17.8%) 38 (23.8%)
 Request for medical attention conforming with recommendation 100 (10.7%) 14 (8.8%)
 Request for medical attention despite recommendation 41 (4.4%) 3 (1.9%)
 Unknown 465 (49.8%) 63 (39.5%)
  1. Data are shown as number (%)
  2. Boldface in the Table indicates significance