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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 2.5: National Complications of Care, 2002

Central line-associated bloodstream infections in intensive care unit patients, 1998-2002
Population group Infections per 1,000 days use
Total 1998 5.5
Total 1999 5.3
Total 2000 5.2
Total 2001 5.1
Total 2002 5.0

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

Table 2.4b: National Complications of Care, 2002 Table 2.6: National Complications of Care, 2002

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