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Figure 4 | International Journal of Emergency Medicine

Figure 4

From: Evaluating the effect of emergency department crowding on triage destination

Figure 4

Investigations ordered for high acuity ED patients triaged either to the non-monitored or monitored areas of the ED, presenting with chest pain or with shortness of breath. (a) Blood-work ordered. (b) Imaging and ECGs ordered. [CBC, Complete Blood Count; BUN, Blood Urea Nitrogen; CK, Creatinine Kinase; TnI, Troponin I; VBG, Venous Blood Gas; ABG, Arterial Blood Gas; CXR, Chest Radiograph; CT Chest, Chest Computed Tomography; ECG, Electrocardiogram].

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