Table 2

Emergency department physician's definitions of ideal target levels of haemoglobin (Hb), fibrinogen and platelets in trauma

Target Hb, g/dlFrequency of response (%)
106 (19)
96 (19)
816 (50)
74 (12)
Target fibrinogen, g/lFrequency of response (%)
Didn't know6 (19)
>118 (56)
>24 (12.5)
>0.54 (12.5)
Target platelet count (×109)Frequency of response (%)
1503 (9)
10018 (56)
754 (13)
507 (22)