Table T3_1_1_4-1_1

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 3_1_1_4.1_1
Central line-associated bloodstream infections per 1,000 central line-days for level III neonatal intensive care units, United States, 2006–2010
  201020092006–2008
Population groupNumber of casesNumber of central line-daysRateNumber of casesNumber of central line-daysRateNumber of casesNumber of central line-daysRate
Total 891546,8311.6768336,2702.31,503519,5522.9
Type of intensive care unitPediatric cardiothoracic ICU16679,8032.116165,4192.519558,6263.3
Pediatric medical ICU4523,7301.93613,8232.62317,3211.3
Pediatric medical/surgical ICU477270,0031.8504228,2062.2929314,3063.0
Birth weightLess than 750 grams320121,2452.629186,4693.4481122,2723.9
751–1,000244110,5632.218768,3202.7373111,2933.4
1,001–1,500141110,4471.313369,9261.9276112,9262.4
1,501–2,5009797,2281.08455,8961.521690,3842.4
More than 2,500 grams89107,3480.87355,6591.315782,6771.9

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Healthcare Safety Network.

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Internet Citation: Table T3_1_1_4-1_1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/3_patientsafety/T3_1_1_4-1_1.html