Do delays in radiology lead to breaches in the 4-hour rule?

AIM To assess trends in medical imaging requests before and after the 4-hour rule commenced and to assess the imaging time component of emergency department (ED) length of stay (LOS). MATERIALS AND METHODS Retrospective analysis of ED patients and imaging requests 1 year prior to and 3 years after implementation of the 4-hour rule (April to December for… CONTINUE READING