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Table 3 Prehospital time

From: Intubation during a medevac flight: safety and effect on total prehospital time in the helicopter emergency medical service system

  Flight Group Ground Group p-value
  (n = 192) (n = 184)  
Takeoff to RP arrival, median (IQR), min 13 (10–16) 13 (9–17) 0.43
Prehospital activity time, median (IQR), min 7 (5–9) 14 (11–17) < 0.001
Total prehospital time, median (IQR), min 33.5 (28–40) 40 (33–47) < 0.001
  1. Abbreviations: RP Rendezvous point, IQR Interquartile range