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Table 4 Parameters indicating good infection control between Study 1 and Study 2 and ICU and non-ICU patients

From: Effectiveness of a training program in compliance with recommendations for venous lines care

Parameter ICU (%) p Non-ICU (%) p
Study 1-Study 2   Study 1-Study 2  
Registration of insertion date +3.9 % 0.42 +8.9 % <0.001
(86.5 %-90.4 %)   (35.6 %-44.5 %)  
Registration of daily surveillance +3.8 % 0.07 0 % 0.98
(96.2 %-100 %)   (98.0 %-98.0 %)  
Registration of dressing change date +8.2 % 0.04 +8.5 % 0.002
(89.4 %-97.6 %)   (33.0 %-41.5 %)  
Registration of set replacement date +2.8 % 0.20 +4.0 % 0.78
(53.8 %-56.6)   (15.3 %-19.3 %)  
Use of connectors (split-septum) in all hubs +3.9 % 0.41 +8.6 % <0.001
(91.3 %-95.2 %)   (81.5 %-90.1 %)  
Necessary lines +19.0 % 0.002 +15.3 % <0.001
(70.2 %-89.2 %)   (78.1 %-93.4 %)