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Table 1 Admitting units and outcome of patients

From: Clinical Review: Communication and logistics in the response to the 1998 terrorist bombing in Omagh, Northern Ireland

Admitting unit Number of patients Additional information Outcome
ICU 7 Burns (2), head injury (3), orthopaedics/ophthalmic surgery (1), vascular/orthopaedics/neurosurgery (1) 6 survived, 1 deceased
Burns 3   Survived
Neurosurgery 5   Survived
Orthopaedics 6   Survived
Thoracic surgery 1   Survived
Ophthalmic surgery 4 Enucleation (2), bilateral enucleation (1) Survived
Children's hospital 3 ICU/abdominal injury, ICU/burns, burns Survived
Emergency Department/ vascular general surgery 1 Abdominal injury – laparotomy in resuscitation room Deceased
  1. ICU, intensive care unit.
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