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Table 2 MRDO-Screening strategy

From: Epidemiology of multidrug resistant bacterial organisms and Clostridium difficile in German hospitals in 2014: Results from a nationwide one-day point prevalence of 329 German hospitals

  MRSA 4MRGN VRE ESBL
  Universal screening * Risk-based ** Only admission to critical wards Not reported Admission screening
Tertiary (n = 45) 2 (4.4 %) 35 (77.8 %) 4 (8.9 %) 4 (8.9 %) 30 (66.7 %) 19 (42.2 %) 15 (33.3 %)
Secondary (n = 76) 6 (7.9 %) 58 (76.3 %) 3 (3.9 %) 9 (11.8 %) 34 (44.7 %) 18 (23.7 %) 19 (25.0 %)
Primary (n = 208) 14 (6.7 %) 168 (80.8 %) 3 (1.4 %) 23 (11.1 %) 62 (29.8 %) 32 (15.4 %) 38 (18.3 %)
total (n = 329) 22 (6.7 %) 261 (79.3 %) 10 (3.0 %) 36 (10.9 %) 126 (38.3 %) 69 (21.0 %) 72 (21.9 %)
  1. * all admissions, ** according to KRINKO