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Table 3 Descriptive statistics of aggression incidents

From: Workload and influencing factors in non-emergency medical transfers: a multiple linear regression analysis of a cross-sectional questionnaire study

 n (% of total missions)Signs of intoxication (alcohol or drugs) n (%)
Physically aggressive patient4 (2.1%)2 (50.0%)
Verbally aggressive patient20 (10.4%)8 (40.0%)
Resistance to treatment10 (5.2%)2 (20%)
Physically aggressive bystander0 (0.0%)0 (0.0%)
Verbally aggressive bystander7 (3.6%)2 (28.6%)
Obstruction by bystander3 (1.5%)1 (33.3%)
  1. This table gives an overview of the frequency of aggression incidents. Absolute numbers and relative frequencies are shown. Total n of mission = 194