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Table 1 Population characteristics (n = 9)

From: Impact of ultrasound on management for dyspnea presentations in a Rwandan emergency department

Age 45 ± 21.9 years
Gender
 Male 57 (57.6%)
 Female 42 (42.4%)
Arriving from
 District Hospital (DH) 53 (53.5%)
 Home 38 (38.4%)
 Other 4 (4.0%)
Transport method
 DH ambulance 50 (50.5%)
 Private 46 (46.5%)
 EMS ambulance 3 (3.0%)
TEWS
 Red 54 (54.5%)
 Orange 31 (31.3%)
 Yellow 13 (13.1%)
Trauma 3 (3.0%)
Known HIV positive 17 (17.2%)
Dyspnea onset
 Acute (< 1 week) 45 (45.5%)
 Gradual (1–4 weeks) 42 (42.4%)
 Chronic (> 4 weeks) 12 (12.1%)