Table 2

Average catheter prevalence (%) per ward type before and after intervention.

Hospital

Admitted patients (N)

ICU/CCU

Internal medicine

Neurology

Surgery


before

after

before

(155)1)

after

(328)1)

before

(274)1)

after

(378)1)

before

(162)1)

after

(321)1)

before

(558)1)

after

(767)1)


A1

426

958

-

-

14

16

25

18

22

21


A2

452

619

85

84

10

22

19

22

16

14


A3

345

1434

82

97

8

15

19

25

32

22


A4

221

1205

88

87

21

14

28

15

23

13


A5

290

802

-

-

16

16

20

18

34

28


B6

1208

1834

57

66

14

12

15

13

20

21


B7

520

623

-

-

20

11

21

21

-

-


B8

1573

720

-

-

13

12

-

-

23

17


B9

420

546

63

60

16

16

-

-

15

16


B10

949

1350

-

-

14

15

-

-

17

18


Total

6404

10,091

74

81

14

14

20

19

21

19


ICU = intensive care unit. CCU = coronary care unit

1) Number of catheterized patients

van den Broek et al. BMC Urology 2011 11:10   doi:10.1186/1471-2490-11-10

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