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Table 2 Results of univariate analysis of variables related to MRSA infection

From: Assessment of risk factors related to healthcare-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection at patient admission to an intensive care unit in Japan

Variable P-value
Age 0.053
Sex 0.151
Severe sepsis < 0.001
Severe trauma 0.552
Open wound < 0.001
Emergency operation 0.021
Intubation < 0.001
CVCs < 0.001
Antibiotics < 0.001
Steroid 0.005
Transferred 0.485
  1. MRSA: methicillin-resistant
  2. Staphylococcus aureus; CVCs: central venous catheters.