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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the selected rural hospital in 2011

From: Lack of CT scanner in a rural emergency department increases inter-facility transfers: a pilot study

Local population 7332
Population density per square kilometer 13.4
Median age of the population 51 years
Distance to nearest trauma center 91.8 km
Hospital services Laboratory, X-ray, portable ultrasound
  1. Data from statistics Canada [1]