Table 5

Admission, ED revisit and readmission rates compared for low TIMI scores and low HEART scores

Patients (n)Initial presentationReadmissionsED revisits
AdmittedDays (sum)PatientsRe-admissions (n)Days (sum)PatientsRevisits (n)
Low-risk TIMI (0)10555%1311%121010%11
Not low-risk TIMI (1–7)53522141%11785610%70367397%47
Low-risk HEART (0–3)2562811%6652%841229%27
Not low-risk HEART (4–10)38419852%11255214%61328277%31
Total all patients64022635%1191579%69369498%58
  • ED, emergency department; TIMI, thrombosis in myocardial infarction.