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Table 3 Performance measures of the whole process

From: International benchmarking of tertiary trauma centers: productivity and throughput approach

Measure UKB HUS
ED visits per physician workday 11.2 8.84
ED visits per nurse and secretary workday 8.95 1.77
Decisions for surgery per ED physician workday 1.49 3.58
Decisions for surgery per ED nurse and secretary workday 1.19 0.72
Surgeries per year per anesthesiologist 862 695
Surgeries per year per nurse in operating unit 154 90.4
Surgery hours per year per anesthesiologist 786 1120
Surgery hours per year per nurse in operating unit 151 136
O&T surgeries per specialist 177 174
O&T surgery hours per specialist 241 314
Pre-operative LOS, emergency patients [hours] 6:13 7:15
Pre-operative LOS, other urgent patients [days] 2.86 3.73
Share of trauma patients operated on within the first day 52.7% 35.0%
Share of trauma patients operated on within two days 73.9% 54.6%
Total LOS, all surgical patients [days] 7.1 4.2
Total LOS, O&T surgical patients [days] 8.6 4.3
ED mortality rate (excluding death-on-arrival patients) 0.082% 0.052%
Share of non-admitted ED patients (%) 75% 64%
Share of trauma patients discharged from ward 96.5% 68.9%