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Table 1 Relationship between alternative vs. subcriteria

From: Multi-criteria analysis in the health area: selection of the most appropriate triage system for the emergency care units in natal

CriteriaSubcriteriaATSCTASMTSESISET
GuidelinesAdult11111
Pediatric110,510
Senior100,500
Pregnant10,5010
Disabled00,50,500
Aggressive100,500
Alcoholics000,500
Nurses Attendance in Simple Cases00001
Ease of EvaluationMedical History11111
Pain Scale.11101
Use of Medications01000
Allergies01000
Physical Evaluation11000
Mental Evaluation10000
Vital Signs0,50001
Re-triage11000
Ease of UseUse of Color Scale11111
Maximum Waiting Time11000
Maximum Triage Time11000
Maximum Service Time11101
Total Triage (5 levels)10101
Partial Triage (2 + 3 levels)01010
Nurses Attendance in Simple Cases00001
Use of Computer and Software00,5101
Ease of ImplementationTraining of employees11111
Need for computer01101
Use of specific software00101