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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of patients treated in the emergency department

From: Rapid referral for headache management from emergency department to headache centre: four years data

Demographics
 age (years) (SD) 40.7 (16.3)
 sex (female) 192 (78.7)
Medical history
 negative 157 (64.3)
 hypertension 27 (11.1)
 psychiatric disorders 21 (8.6)
 thyroid disorders 17 (7.0)
 hematologic disorders 10 (4.1)
 dyslipidemia 9 (3.7)
 DM type 2 8 (3.3)
 cerebrovascular diseases 7 (2.9)
 COPD/asthma 4 (1.6)
 ischemic heart disease 3 (1.2)
 solid tumor 3 (1.2)
Time of ED presentation
 08:00–15:59 147 (60.3)
 16:00–23:59 79 (32.4)
 00:00–07:59 18 (7.4)
Headache onset
 days bedore ED visit 1.9 (5.7)
Triage codes
 white 1 (0.4)
 green 186 (76.2)
 yellow 56 (23.0)
 red 1 (0.4)
Vital signs
 systolic BP (mmHg) 130 (16.9)
 diastolic BP (mmHg) 77 (10.6)
 heart rate (bpm) 78,910.60
 temperature (°C) 36.6
 oxygen saturation (%) 98 (1.4)
Aura
 reason to access ED 40 (16.4)
 first aura in their life 16 of 40 (40.0)
ED times in min, mean (SD)
 door-to-doctor time 139 (118.4)
 time of care 241 (269.8)
 ED length of stay 381 (307.7)
  1. DM diabetes mellitus, ED emergency department, SD standard deviation