Complaints and Presumptive Diagnosis in a Danish Emergency Department
Acute patients in Denmark are often admitted to Emergency Departments by their General Practitioner with a presumptive diagnosis.
The aim of this study is to evaluate the diagnostic value of the pre-admission presumptive diagnosis and to assess if the presumptive diagnosis could be replaced by a number of symptom-based groups.
Symptoms on Admission
Presumptive Diagnosis on Admission
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
- action diagnosis [ Time Frame: 0-48 hours after admission ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||January 2010|
|Study Completion Date:||December 2010|
|Primary Completion Date:||December 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01747434
|Kolding Hospital Emergency Department|
|Kolding, Denmark, 6000|