Table 1

Incidence of emergency calls 2019 versus 2020 (n)

AetiologyMarch week 1March week 2March week 3March week 4April week 1April week 2April week 3April week 4May week 1May week 2May week 3May week 4May week 5Total
Stroke2020899099979510099116105921021071001291
2019991281091261061221341141031231421151131534
Actual diff–10−38–10–29–11–22–3522–31–40–8–13–243
% diff–11.24–42.22–10.10–29.90–11.58–22.00–35.351.721.90–33.70–39.22–7.48–13.00–18.82
STEMI202020141925171916182219221727255
201921253120213020221624262028304
Actual diff−1−11−125−4−11−4−46−5−4-3−1−49
% diff−4.76−44.00−38.7125.00−19.05−36.67−20.00−18.1837.50−20.83−15.38−15.00−3.57−16.12
Allergy202020989131412151113111522172
201923222417232120162018221920265
Actual diff−3−13−16−8−10−7−8−1−9−5−11−42−93
% diff−13.04−59.09−66.67−47.06−43.48−33.33−40.00−6.25−45.00−27.78−50.00−21.0510.00−35.09
Asthma202072811331371057967605147475070999
2019100931081168995658692859892811200
Actual diff−28−12252116−162−26−41−38−51−42−11−201
% diff−28.00−12.9023.1518.1017.98−16.843.08−30.23−44.57−44.71−52.04−45.65−13.58−16.75
COPD20202621961942302462232031921981801661792522721
20193163072612793002692652962302192782482493517
Actual diff−54−111−67−49−54−46−62−104−32−39−112−693−796
% diff−17.09−36.16−25.67−17.56−18.00−17.10−23.40−35.14−13.91−17.81−40.29−27.821.20−22.63
Falls20201621121031351451491721681501821761512132018
20191732031811661751721761521561791761711512231
Actual diff−11−91−78−31−30−23−416−630−2062−213
% diff−6.36−44.83−43.09−18.67−17.14−13.37−2.2710.53−3.851.680.00−11.7041.06−9.55
Intoxication20202271471471221291541481671941822061972712291
20192152372632382082202622302902762572912703257
Actual diff12−90−116−116−79−66−114−63−96−94−51−941−966
% diff5.58−37.97−44.11−48.74−37.98−30.00−43.51−27.39−33.10−34.06−19.84−32.300.37−29.66
Seizure20201168085677577828895857787941108
201911313011415010211611211996109121981121492
Actual diff3−50−29−83−27−39−30−31−1−24−44−11−18−384
% diff2.65−38.46−25.44−55.33−26.47−33.62−26.79−26.05−1.04−22.02−36.36−11.22−16.07−25.74
Sepsis2020112869687112123797158616963901107
201981921251131131341041321061131131131241463
Actual diff31−6−29−26−1−11−25−61−48−52−44−50−34−356
% diff38.27−6.52−23.20−23.01−0.88−8.21−24.04−46.21−45.28−46.02−38.94−44.25−27.42−24.33
ACS20202662012082572382432422372962702892993473393
20193592792822803002782843132653523073092973905
Actual diff−93−78−74−23−62−35−42−7631−82−18−1050−512
% diff−25.91−27.96−26.24−8.21−20.67−12.59−14.79−24.2811.70−23.30−5.86−3.2416.84−13.11
  • ACS, acute coronary syndrome; COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; STEMI, ST elevation myocardial infarction.