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Slide Presentation of the 2007 Annual Meeting of AHRQ

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Summary of Results

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  • Increased staffing significantly (p <0.05) related to safety outcomes
    • CLBSI (OR=.32), VAP (OR=.21), 30-day mortality (OR=. 81) and decubitus ulcer (OR=.69)
  • Patients in ICUs staffed with higher proportions had a 3 to 5 fold increase in CAUTI and 2 fold increase in decubiti...

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