Table 2

 Waiting time and processing time of trial period and control

Trial periodControl period
TotalTDINo TDI
*Statistically significant difference by two tailed t test, p<0.001.TDI, patients received triage doctor interventions; no TDI, patients did not receive triage doctor intervention.
Numbers13103589521355
Mean waiting time (minutes)29*4*38*47
Mean processing time (minutes)72*63*75*93