Table 4

Description of the clinical values and patient and team characteristics for each simulation in each unit

Nursing homeOut-of-hours GP serviceEmergency department
Pulmonary emboliSepsisHeart failurePulmonary emboliSepsisHeart failurePulmonary emboliSepsisHeart failure
Clinical values (range):
 Systolic blood pressure120–81120–81114–78120–90115–90110–0117–90120–78109–0
 Diastolic blood pressure80–4080–3273–3580–5078–5070–076–4080–3066–0
 Pulse (heartbeat)80–10898–11256–3281–8581–8552–081–6798–4748–0
 Saturation (SO2)98–8597–8695–8081–8581–8552–091–091–5093–0
 Respiration16–3323–3323–1116–3323–3222–024–023–828–0
 Temperature37.238.037.437.538.037.237.038.037.0
Patient characteristics
 GenderMMMMMMMMM
 Age757777757777757777
 NameJanNilsPerJanNilsPerJanNilsPer
Team members
 Number of registered nurses222*22222*2
 Number of enrolled nurses111000000
 Number of physicians000111011
  • *One nurse was replaced with another nurse from the unit.

  • GP, general practice; SO2, oxygen saturation.