Table 2

Top 5 diagnoses made at the emergency department

Patients with fever

Patients with normal temperature


Fever, not otherwise specified

Chest pain, not otherwise specified

Decreased general condition

Decreased general condition

Pneumonia/chest infection

Dizziness, not otherwise specified

Sepsis, not otherwise specified

Chronic obstructive airway disease

Chronic obstructive airway disease

Dyspnea, not otherwise specified


Choi et al. BMC Public Health 2010 10:84   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-84

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