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2005 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 2.7
Central line-associated bloodstream infections in infants weighing < 1,000 grams at birth, in intensive care, 1998-2003
    Infections per 1,000 days use
Population group 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998
Total 10.6 10.7 10.9 11.3 11.6 12.2

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Nosocomial Infections Surveillance System.

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