Table 2

Risk assessment, prophylaxis use and low-molecular weight heparin use by hospital in 2009 and 2010
Hospital Year Risk assessment,% Prophylaxis use,% LMWH use,%
All 2009 51.5 80.4 49.8
2010 79.2 85.8 60.3
A 2009 43.1 91.2 67.6
2010 90.2 97.1 60.8
B 2009 58.8 76.5 63.7
2010 83.3 82.4 52.9
C 2009 32.4 71.6 24.5
2010 67.6 79.4 67.6
D 2009 71.6 82.4 43.1
2010 75.5 84.3 59.8

*sample size is 102 for each hospital and year.

Data in each year collected over a 3-week period.

LMWH: low-molecular weight heparin.

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Bateman et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:203   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-203

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