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Table 1 Over- and undertriage without and with the use of TAS-Triage

From: A concept for major incident triage: full-scaled simulation feasibility study

  Without TAS-triage With TAS-triage
  Overtriage Undertriage Overtriage Undertriage
Course     
1* 3/20 (15%) 1/20 (5%) 0/20 (0%) 0/20 (0%)
2 3/20 (15%) 3/20 (15%) 0/20 (0%) 0/20 (0%)
3 2/17 (11,8%) 2/17 (11,8%) 0/17 (0%) 0/17 (0%)
4 1/17 (5,9%) 3/17 (17,6%) 0/21 (0%) 0/21 (0%)
Total 9/74 (12,2%) 9/74 (12,2%) 0/78 (0%) 0/78 (0%)
  1. Note:
  2. Triage accuracy = mistriage/total patients (n)
  3. *) Simulation was conducted without paediatric mannequins/patients, but with access to Paediatric Triage Tape Stretcher