Table 1 Transfers to the second level emergency department of Policlinico “Umberto I”, by patient age and type of pathology
Age, yearsNo of transfersTrauma (%)Non-traumatic pathologies (%)
0–149217 (18.5)75 (81.5)
15–3010468 (65.4)36 (34.6)
31–4510560 (57.1)45 (42.9)
46–6013448 (35.8)86 (64.2)
61–7521252 (24.5)160 (75.5)
76–8515531 (20.0)124 (80.0)
>855912 (20.3)47 (79.7)
Total861288 (33.4)573 (66.6)