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Table 1 Consult characteristics; N=150

From: A cohort study of a general surgery electronic consultation system: safety implications and impact on surgical yield

Referring provider
 Nurse Practioner/Physician Assistant 53 (35%)
 Physician 97 (65%)
Referring primary care clinica
 SFDPH 51 (34%)
 UCSF 59 (39%)
 Independent 40 (27%)
Frequency of measured domains
 Quality or severity of problem 132 (88%)
 Pre-consult evaluation and or treatment 140 (93%)
 Co-morbidities 74 (49%)
 Temporality 99 (66%)
 Pre-consult diagnosis 148 (99%)
Clinic appointment scheduled 114 (76%)
Surgical case scheduled 53 (35%)
Surgical yield 53/114 (46%)
  1. a SFDPH San Francisco Department of Public Health, a UCSF University of California San Francisco