Table 1

Respondent characteristics, n=38

No of sites (%)
Country
 England30 (79)
 Scotland3 (8)
 Ireland3 (8)
 Wales1 (2.5)
 Northern Ireland1 (2.5)
Hospital characteristics
 Tertiary centre25 (66)
 District general hospital13 (34)
 Trauma centre20 (53)
 Trauma unit12 (32)
 Neither trauma unit or trauma centre6 (15)
 Mixed adult/paediatric hospital with separate paediatric ED15 (39)
 Mixed adult/paediatric hospital with a combined ED11 (29)
 Paediatric hospital12 (32)
  • ED, emergency department.