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Table 6 “Other” procedures encountered during the emergency medicine clerkship

From: The role of emergency medicine clerkship e-Portfolio to monitor the learning experience of students in different settings: a prospective cohort study

Procedure N (%)
IV line placement 1536 (54.0)
ECG recording/reading 661 (23.3)
Blood drawing and ABG 194 (6.8)
Splints sprains/fractures 137 (4.8)
Urinary catheter placement 82 (2.9)
Reductions of dislocations 58 (2.0)
Incision/drainage of abscess 46 (1.6)
Sedation/analgesia 41 (1.4)
Naso/orogastric placement 24 (0.8)
Lumbar puncture 20 (0.7)
Other procedures 15 (0.5)
Other, ultrasound 14 (0.5
Fast strep test 10 (0.4)
Foreign body removal 5 (0.5)
Total 2843 (100)