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Table 5 PAP Stratification by wound class and by type of procedure

From: Effects of an antimicrobial stewardship intervention on perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis in pediatrics

  Pre-intervention (n = 90) Post-intervention (n = 93) p-value
Wound class
 Clean (C) 48 (53.3%) 57 (61.2%)  
 Clean-Contaminated (CC) 24 (26.6%) 22 (24.4%)  
 Contaminated (CO) 18 (20%) 14 (15.4%)  
 Dirty-Infected (D) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)  
Emergency procedure
 Yes 8 (8.8%) 21 (22.5%) 0.02
 No 82 (91.2%) 71 (77.5%) 0.02
Type of procedure
 Appendectomy 16 (17.7%) 16 (17.2%) 0.9
 Gastrointestinal/liver-biliary tract 24 (26.6%) 16 (17.2%) 0.12
 Head and neck 2 (2.2%) 10 (10.7%) 0.2
 Inguinal / scrotum 10 (11.1%) 5 (5.3%) 0.15
 Paediatric Gynaecology 1 (1.1%) 4 (4.3%) 0.18
 Skin/soft tissue 11 (12.2%) 9 (9.6%) 0.75
 Thoracic 1 (1.1%) 9 (9.6%) 0.03
 Urologic 6 (6.6%) 7 (7.5%) 0.95
 Other 19 (21.1%) 17 (18.2%) 0.93