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Table 5 Effects of calendar events on the number of predicted ER visits

From: Predicting emergency department visits in a large teaching hospital

Event ER visits
Tuesday–Thursday (baseline) 89.2
Monday + 13.8%
Friday + 10.5%
Saturday − 9.9%
Sunday − 12.3%
Carnival + 10.8%
Holiday (Monday) − 26.3%
Holiday (Tuesday–Saturday) − 16.0%
Summer vacation (week 1 + 2) − 13.4%
Summer vacation (week 3 + 4) − 18.6%
Summer vacation (week 5 + 6) − 8.2%
Time trend (per year) + 3.2%