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Table 2 Current CXR practice

From: Significant changes in the practice of chest radiography in Dutch intensive care units: a web-based survey

  Routine strategy ‘On-demand only’
All hospitals (n = 69); n (%) 27 (39) 42 (61)
All patients 5 (7) -
Patients on ventilation only 4 (6) -
Certain fixed days a week 3 (4) -
First days of admission only 2 (3) -
Cardiothoracic surgery patients only 4 (6) -
Other, not specified 9 (13) -
Academic hospitals (n = 7); n (%) 6 (86) 1 (14)
Non-academic hospitals (n = 62); n (%) 21 (34) 41 (66)
ICU < 5 beds (n = 9); n (%) 3 (33) 6 (67)
ICU 5 to 15 beds (n = 40); n (%) 9 (22) 31 (78)
ICU > 15 beds (n = 20); n (%) 15 (75) 5 (25)
  1. CXR = chest radiograph; n = number.