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Table 3 Risk of shuntinfection by age

From: Do antibiotic-impregnated shunts in hydrocephalus therapy reduce the risk of infection? An observational study in 258 patients

  no shuntinfection shuntinfection  
Age [years] 1 – 80 211 (93.78 %) 14 (6.22 %) 225
Age [years] < 1 or > 80 32 (96.97 %) 1 (3.03 %) 33
  243 15 258