Table 2

Comparisons between emergency medicine and anaesthesia

Emergency medicineAnaesthesiap Value
Immediate complications refers to the number of patients in each group who had one or more complications, not the total number of complications.
Grade I and II laryngoscopy89.3% (316/354)94.0% (298/317)0.039
Initial success rate83.8% (316/377)91.8% (326/355)0.001
Immediate complications12.7% (48/377)8.7% (31/355)0.104
Physiological compromise91.8% (315/343)86.1% (267/310)0.027
Patients intubated within 15 minutes32.6% (123/377)11.3% (40/355)<0.0001