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Table 2 Site of catheter insertion among the CLABSI groups

From: Duration of central venous catheter placement and central line-associated bloodstream infections after the adoption of prevention bundles: a two-year retrospective study

  Mean (days) ± SD 2–10 days 11–20 days  > 20 days P–value
Femoral (n = 13) 15.2 ± 16.1 4/19% 5/25% 4/22.2% X2= 1.57 P = 0.81
Internal jugular (n = 30) 15.7 ± 8.3 12/57.1% 8/40% 10/55.6%
Subclavian (n = 16) 17.8 ± 10.1 5/23.9% 7/35% 4/22.2%
  1. p ≤ 0.05 significant