Volume 13, Number 10—October 2007
Personal Protective Equipment and Antiviral Drug Use during Hospitalization for Suspected Avian or Pandemic Influenza1
|Inpatient beds, no.||840||320||750||450||400||490||400||400||880|
|Total simulation time, h||6||6||6||6||6||6||6||2.5||2.5|
|Triage time, h||0.3||0.3||0.1||0.1||0.1||0.1||0.1||0.2||0.1|
|ED time, h†||2||2.9||3||1.9||2.2||1.5||2.4||2.3‡||2.4‡|
|Ward time, h||3.7||2.8||3||3.9||3.7||4.4||3.5||–||–|
*VIC, Victoria; TAS, Tasmania; NSW, New South Wales; ED, emergency department.
†Includes time spent in ED radiology unit.
‡Simulation of avian or pandemic influenza ended prematurely because beds were needed.
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