Reliability of computerized emergency triage.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES Emergency department (ED) triage prioritizes patients based on urgency of care. This study compared agreement between two blinded, independent users of a Web-based triage tool (eTRIAGE) and examined the effects of ED crowding on triage reliability. METHODS Consecutive patients presenting to a large, urban, tertiary care ED were assessed by the… (More)

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