Table 3

30-Day mortality and hazard ratios (HR) in relation to 30-day mortality for Danish Emergency Process Triage (DEPT) category and Eyeball triage category

RedOrangeYellowGreenTotal
DEPT381704248720616290
 Deaths, n (%)13 (34.2%)102 (6.0%)99 (4.0%)49 (2.4%)263 (4.2%)
 HR (95% CI)19.1 (10.4 to 35.2)2.6 (1.8 to 3.6)1.7 (1.2 to 2.4)1
Eyeball triage1181016280423526290
 Deaths, n (%)36 (30.5%)103 (10.1%)91 (3.3%)33 (1.4%)263 (4.2%)
 HR (95% CI)27.1 (16.9 to 43.5)7.6 (5.1 to 11.2)2.4 (1.6 to 3.5)1
  • ‘Total’ refers to the total number of patient visits in each triage category. ‘Deaths’ refers to the number of deaths within 30 days.