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Table 5 Clinical outcomes in the CA-UTI and other-cUTI groups

From: Clinical outcomes of hospitalised patients with catheter-associated urinary tract infection in countries with a high rate of multidrug-resistance: the COMBACTE-MAGNET RESCUING study

(n = 341)
Other cUTI
(n = 466)
LOS of patients admitted for UTI (n = 474)a8 (5–19)7 (5–12)0.226
LOS of patients admitted for other condition (n = 333)a20 (12–30)12 (8–21)< 0.001
Improvement of symptoms at 5–7 days of treatment, n (%)238 (70)343 (73.6)0.26
Recurrence of symptoms at 30 days, n (%)28 (8.3)42 (9.1)0.69
Readmission at 60 days of discharge, n (%)56 (16.4)91 (19.5)0.25
  1. CA-UTI catheter-associated urinary tract infection, LOS length of stay, cUTI complicated urinary tract infection, IQR interquartile range
  2. aLength of stay calculated from diagnosis of cUTI to discharge from hospital