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Table 2 Prevalence of HAI among the surveyed patients by patient’s specialty

From: Point-prevalence survey of hospital acquired infections in three acute care hospitals in Northern Nigeria

SpecialtyPrevalence of HAI among surveyed patients N (%)Prevalence among all HAI N (%)
Pediatric medical1 (2.7)2 (4.00)
Neonatal15 (53.6)15 (30.0)
Medical8 (9.2)9 (18.0)
Surgical7 (10.1)8 (16.0)
Obstetrics and gynecology7 (10.0)7 (14.0)
Pediatric surgical8 (26.7)9 (18.0)
Total47 (14.6)50 (100.0)