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Median and Mean CRBSI Rate
Image: Line graph shows that mean catheter-related bloodstream infection (CRBSI) rate dropped from 8 to 3 before the first three months, then remained between 3 and 2 from 3 to 36 months. The median CRBSI rate dropped from 3 to baseline after 3 months and remained at baseline until 36 months.
Pronovost, NEJM 2006; Pronovost, BMJ 2010; Sawyer, CCM 2010.
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