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Table 3 Reported strategies by type of hospital

From: Contemporary evidence: baseline data from the D2B Alliance

Hospital Characteristics EM activates cath lab (%) Single call activation (%) Cath team available 20–30 mins (%) Data feedback (<1 week) (%) Activate while pt en route (%)
Staffed beds      
   <300 (reference) 46.9 25.7 82.0 54.1 26.9
   300 – 600 53.4 28.1 80.4 51.5 34.8*
   >600 62.6* 50.5* 83.7 58.5 40.6*
Ownership type      
   Nonprofit (reference) 53.0 31.6 82.3 52.7 32.8
   For-profit 49.6 21.8 79.3 58.2 32.8
   Governmental 46.6 31.9 79.2 52.1 25.7
Census region      
   New England (reference) 60.7 48.3 79.3 42.9 24.1
   Mid-Atlantic 48.9 33.7 76.7 59.3 27.0
   South Atlantic 54.7 33.6 78.8 64.0 33.1
   East North Central 52.2 35.0 79.5 45.1 33.3
   East South Central 32.8* 18.8* 82.0 41.5 15.9
   West North Central 61.1 46.3 96.2* 47.3 30.8
   West South Central 47.9 18.6* 86.2 53.5 29.2
   Mountain 43.4 24.5 79.3 46.2 32.7
   Pacific 61.5 19.2* 81.8 64.2 55.8*
Teaching status      
   Non-teaching (reference) 49.1 22.5 83.9 55.1 32.7
   Teaching 54.9 38.6* 78.8* 51.7 31.5
   N 761 761 745 771 747
  1. P-value < 0.05 in fully adjusted logistic regression model
  2. EM, Emergency Medicine