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- Facial weakness
- Chest pain
- Wrist fracture
- Fever of 103.2
- SBP 168/95
Medium/yellow/priority patients presenting in the emergency department can wait 1-2 hours to be seen. While their concerns necessitate prompt treatment, patients with traumas, strokes, heart attacks, and so forth will be prioritized over them. A patient presenting with facial weakness wout need require a stroke to be ruled out, and chest pain would require myocardial infaraction to be ruled out. These would be prioritized over a slightly hypertensive patient, febrile patient, and someone with a wrist fracture.
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