Table 2

 Resource utilisation according to MTS urgency category

MTS classificationNo of resources used (%)
None12>2
MTS, Manchester Triage System.
Emergent (n = 127)12.645.729.112.6
Very urgent (n = 276)29.345.320.35.1
Urgent (n = 271)26.942.828.41.8
Standard (n = 284)41.541.916.20.4
Non-urgent (n = 107)68.228.03.70.0