Pronovost Slide16

It Is Time To Get Serious about the Science of Healthcare Delivery

Text version of slide presentation from a National Advisory Council meeting.

On the CUSP: STOP BSI

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Median and Mean Quarterly CLABSI Rate

Image: Line graph shows central line-associated blood stream infections (CLABSI) rates per 1000 catheter days by quarters. The mean rate drops from just below 2 to about 1 over four quarters. The median rate drops from 0.8 to baseline in the first quarter, and remains at baseline.


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Internet Citation: Pronovost Slide16: It Is Time To Get Serious about the Science of Healthcare Delivery. August 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2011-04-nac/pronovost/slide16.html