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Table 1 Total and average number of procedures (including simulation) per resident per year (i.e., the number of procedures one resident will perform each year of residency)

From: Procedure rates performed by emergency medicine residents: a retrospective review

Procedure Total Average
Arterial line 317 4.8
Arthrocentesis 71 1.08
Cardiac pacing 142 2.15
Cardioversion 281 4.26
Central venous access 1102 16.7
Chest tube 317 4.8
Cricothyrotomy 68 1.03
Dislocation reduction 399 6.05
I&D 235 3.56
Intraosseous access 13 0.2
Intubation 1908 28.91
Laceration repair 1147 17.39
Lateral canthotomy 47 0.71
Lumbar puncture 393 5.95
Paracentesis 26 0.39
Pericardiocentesis 49 0.73
Procedural sedation 379 5.74
Regional anesthesia 153 2.32
Adult medical resuscitation 3886 58.88
Adult trauma resuscitation 1217 18.44
Pediatric medical resuscitation 596 9.03
Pediatric trauma resuscitation 305 4.62
Splinting 468 7.09
Thoracentesis 7 0.11
Thoracotomy 51 2.55
Vaginal delivery 180 5.35
Ultrasound 8252 305.85