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Predicting admission at triage: are nurses better than a simple objective score?
  1. Allan Cameron1,
  2. Alastair J Ireland2,
  3. Gerard A McKay1,
  4. Adam Stark4,
  5. David J Lowe2,3
  1. 1Acute Medicine Unit, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
  2. 2Emergency Department, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
  3. 3Academic Unit of Anaesthesia, Pain and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
  4. 4Medical School, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr David J Lowe, Emergency Department, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Room 2.73, New Lister Building, 10-16 Alexandra Parade, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK; davidlowe{at}nhs.net

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  • Contributors All authors contributed to the design of the study. DJL and AS performed the study. DJL and AC prepared the original draft of the paper revised by GAM and approved by AI and. GAM is the guarantor.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement All information available on request.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors All authors contributed to the design of the study. DJL and AS performed the study. DJL and AC prepared the original draft of the paper revised by GAM and approved by AI and. GAM is the guarantor.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement All information available on request.

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