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Table 4 Reasons for conversion from EDOU to ward (n = 19)

From: Performance of an emergency department observation unit protocol in reducing length of stay for acetaminophen overdose: a retrospective study

Reasons Number of patients (%)
Abnormal laboratory tests (excluding liver Injury) 2 (10.5)
Acetaminophen induced liver injury 5 (26.3)
Psychiatric monitoring and care 10 (52.6)
Social issues 1 (5.3)