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Table 1 Study population

From: Healthcare-associated bloodstream infections in critically ill patients: descriptive cross-sectional database study evaluating concordance with clinical site isolates

Parameter Results Missing valuesn(%)
Age (years) 60.0 (15.4) 0
Sex (female:male) 110:216 0
Medical:surgical 286:40 1 (0.2)
Source of admission:   1 (0.2)
Ward n(%) 91 (27.2)  
Other hospital n(%) 94 (28.4)  
Emergency department n(%) 51 (15.4)  
Theatre 40 (12.1)  
Other n(%) 50 (15.3)  
APACHE II score (admission day) 18.8 (5.5) 2 (0.006)
Total SOFA score (admission day) 7 (4 to 10) 1 (0.2)
Hospital LOS prior to ICU admission (days) 1 (0 to 6) 3 (0.6)
Critical care LOS prior to first blood culture positive culture positive (days) 9 (5 to 16) 20 (6.1)
Critical Care LOS (days) 24 (13 to 40) 28 (5.4)
Ventilator days 23 (11 to 39) 14 (4.3)
ICU mortality/hospital mortality (%) 34.7/39.8 1 (0.2)