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Table 5 Number of RT ≤ 8 min among overall and subjects in 10 km from parking

From: Prehospital time of suspected stroke patients treated by emergency medical service: a nationwide study in Thailand

Factors Overall (N = 53,536) P value Holm P value ≤ 10 km distance (N = 42,921) P value Holm P value
Total ≤ 8 min > 8 min Total ≤ 8 min > 8 min
  n % n %   n % n %
Region
 North 4736 2172 (45.9) 2564 (54.1) < 0.001 0.019 3827 2134 (55.8) 1693 (44.2) < 0.001 0.039
 North-East 20,831 11,799 (56.6) 9032 (43.4)    17,291 11,606 (67.1) 5685 (32.9)   
 West 3587 1654 (46.1) 1933 (53.9)    2820 1624 (57.6) 1196 (42.4)   
 Middle 9926 4000 (40.3) 5926 (59.7)    7778 3927 (50.5) 3851 (49.5)   
 East 3482 1270 (36.5) 2212 (63.5)    2439 1234 (50.6) 1205 (49.4)   
 South 8072 4601 (57) 3471 (43)    6841 4519 (66.1) 2322 (33.9)   
 Bangkok 2902 379 (13.1) 2523 (86.9)    1925 331 (17.2) 1594 (82.8)   
Shifts
 06.00-18.00 41,476 19,696 (47.5) 21,780 (52.5) < 0.001 0.009 32,908 19,300 (58.6) 13,608 (41.4) < 0.001 0.029
 18.00-06.00 12,060 6179 (51.2) 5881 (48.8)    10,013 6075 (60.7) 3938 (39.3)   
Levels
 ALS 26,813 9094 (33.9) 17,719 (66.1) < 0.001 0.039 19,395 8859 (45.7) 10,536 (54.3) < 0.001 0.019
 BLS 8502 4527 (53.2) 3975 (46.8)    7053 4446 (63) 2607 (37)   
 FR 18,221 12,254 (67.3) 5967 (32.7)    16,473 12,070 (73.3) 4403 (26.7)   
Dispatch triage
 Emergency 27,940 10,667 (38.2) 17,273 (61.8) < 0.001 0.029 20,846 10,399 (49.9) 10,447 (50.1) < 0.001 0.009
 Urgency 25,596 15,208 (59.4) 10,388 (40.6)    22,075 14,976 (67.8) 7099 (32.2)   
  1. ALS advanced life support, BLS basic life support, FR first responder, ILS intermediate life support