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Table 7 Mean time KPIs (from model trials) from selected configurations (base case in bold)

From: Capacity and patient flow planning in post-term pregnancy outpatient clinics: a computer simulation modelling study

 InputsKey performance indicators
ConfigurationX1 – Arrivals at 8:00X2 – Midwife or doctor firstX3 – MidwivesX4 – DoctorsX5 – CTGsX0/Y1 – Arrivals / Treatment capacity (women)Y2
Time last woman checks out (CI in seconds)
Y3
Women’s LoS (minutes)
Y4
Clinic overrun (minutes)
Mean±Mean±Mean±
0aAllMid223710:25:3311102.970.212.000.09
0bHalfMid223710:25:361090.130.142.030.09
0cAllDoc223810:18:181298.660.150.810.06
0dHalfDoc223810:22:291186.060.101.270.07
1aAllMid323710:21:171099.720.200.760.05
1bHalfMid323710:21:261086.990.130.780.05
1cAllDoc323910:27:0011101.470.162.490.09
1dHalfDoc323910:28:581091.410.093.180.11
2aAllMid233710:23:441199.900.201.670.08
2bHalfMid233710:23:461287.150.141.670.08
2cAllDoc233910:22:1313100.080.161.840.09
2dHalfDoc233910:27:441288.640.113.220.12
3aAllMid333810:27:3010101.590.212.370.09
3bHalfMid333810:29:131087.720.143.040.10
3cAllDoc333910:12:281095.330.140.190.03
3dHalfDoc333910:23:381186.150.101.340.07
4aAllMid224810:28:2112105.930.203.310.12
4bHalfMid224810:28:331291.090.133.470.12
4cAllDoc224910:16:351499.860.131.100.07
4dHalfDoc224910:18:381388.640.091.240.08
5aAllMid324810:22:1610101.570.190.990.06
5bHalfMid324810:22:231086.710.111.030.06
5cAllDoc3241010:24:3612100.280.141.940.09
5dHalfDoc3241010:26:101188.270.101.990.09
6aAllMid234810:17:271499.490.181.340.08
6bHalfMid234810:17:251484.570.111.300.08
6cAllDoc2341110:28:3814104.540.154.240.16
6dHalfDoc2341010:21:541486.550.102.180.11
7aAllMid3341010:29:0310103.050.182.830.10
7bHalfMid3341010:29:05988.040.122.840.10
7cAllDoc3341210:27:4310101.300.142.390.09
7dHalfDoc3341110:21:571085.470.081.000.06