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Table 4 Mortality and re-admission

From: Evaluation of Ertapenem use with Impact Assessment on Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamases (ESBL) Production and Gram-Negative resistance in Singapore General Hospital (SGH)

Discharge status Frequency (%)
  Death 97 (10.7)
  Home 724 (79.9)
  Nursing home 72 (7.9)
Hospital readmission (within 30-day of discharge) 185 (20.4)
  Re-infection with the same causative microorganism (in relation to hospital re-admission) 44 (5.5)