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Table 5 Time of admission against time the patient was reviewed by a specialist obstetrician

From: Criteria-based audit on management of eclampsia patients at a tertiary hospital in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Characteristic Time seen by a specialist Number of women
  Within 2 hours Within 3–6 hours After 6 hours Not seen  
Time of admission to the eclampsia room (hours)      
00.00–07.59 19 19 29 23 90
08.00–13.59 28 30 24 17 99
14.00–19.59 31 20 25 24 100
20.00–23.59 17 36 19 28 100
Survival status      
Maternal death 15 10 3 2 30
Survivor 80 95 94 90 359
Number of women 95 (24%) 105(27%) 97 (25%) 92 (24%) 389 (100%)