Triage in accident and emergency departments.


This study was carried out to investigate the effect of triage on attenders' waiting times in an accident and emergency (A & E) department. The A & E department comprised three separate areas: the A & E unit, dressing clinic and review clinic. Data on all A & E attenders were collected by the nursing staff over a period of 1 week using a data collection… (More)


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@article{Mallett1990TriageIA, title={Triage in accident and emergency departments.}, author={Joshua Mallett and C Woolwich}, journal={Journal of advanced nursing}, year={1990}, volume={15 12}, pages={1443-51} }