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Triage is the process of prioritizing patient treatment based on the severity of their injuries.

Generally triage involved dividing patients into three categories: (a) those who were injured but who did not need immediate assistance; (b) those who could be saved with immediate assistance; and (c) those so severely injured that no amount of medical assistance could help them. (TNG reference: Star Trek: The Next Generation Technical Manual)

Starfleet Lieutenant Commander Philippa Georgiou assisted with triaging patients at the New Anchorage Hospital following the Tarsus IV crisis and subsequent massacre. (DSC novel: Drastic Measures)

After the USS Denver crashed on a planet in the Mericor system, Doctor Beverly Crusher converted the USS Enterprise shuttlebays into triage centers to classify and deal with the large number of wounded from that disaster. (TNG episode: "Ethics")

On the day that the Cardassians left Bajor after the Occupation of Bajor ended, Kira Nerys was being treated in Dahkur City for the the effects of lake flu. (DS9 - Millennium novel: The Fall of Terok Nor)

Twenty percent of Deep Space 9's crew were trained in triage. (DS9 reference: Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Technical Manual)

An impromptu triage center was established at the Taluno Library to treat those injured when an explosive detonated there. (DS9 short story: "Ha'mara")

When the crew of the USS Defiant entered the Badlands searching for the rogue artificial quantum singularity, triage teams were standing by to administer cellular regeneration treatments to combat tetryon radiation. (DS9 - The Badlands novel: The Badlands, Part IV)

During the Battle of Cardassia, Julian Bashir had triage nurses aboard the USS Defiant standing by to treat the wounded. (DS9 novelization: What You Leave Behind)

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