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Table 4 The most frequently presented problems at the ED and GP-C pooled for summer evaluation periods

From: Walk-ins seeking treatment at an emergency department or general practitioner out-of-hours service: a cross-sectional comparison

ED Pooled (n = 1133) GP-C-Summer Pooled (n = 323)
Diagnosis ICPC (%) Frequency Diagnosis ICPC (%) Frequency
Laceration/cut S18 13.2 Gastroenteritis pre- sumed infection D73 9.6
Bruise/contusion S16 7.8 Back syndrome w/o radiating pain L84 6.4
Back syndrome w/o radiating pain L84 5.8 Hypertension uncomplicated K86 4.9
Sprain/strain of ankle L77 4.7 Cystitis/urinary infection other U71 3.8
Fracture hand/foot bone L74 4.7 Vertiginous syndrome H82 3.0