Table 3 Median operational time intervals reported by various transport services
CATS data*Abdel-Latif et al*31Britto et al15Cray et al23
Team mobilisation time25 (15–55)17 (8–33)65 (32–155)
Response time75 (50–122)65 (47–115)100 (45–225)105 (45–240)
Stabilisation time115 (85–150)50 (33–80)162.5 (40–525)73 (20–360)
Total transfer time268 (210–340)260 (197–371)310 (130–615)215 (?)
  • Values are median (range) in minutes except where stated. CATS, Children's Acute Transport Service.

  • *Inter-quartile range is reported.