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Table 1 Comparison of clinical outcomes in patients with different infection types

From: Risk factors of nosocomial infection after cardiac surgery in children with congenital heart disease

Infection type Number Interval from the end of surgery to infection (hour) Median (IQR) Deaths (mortality) Postoperative length of stays (day) Median (IQR)
Catheter-related bacteremia 10 193.3 (137.9, 267.0) 0 (0%) 17.5 (11.0, 42.0)
Ventilator-associated pneumonia 989 24.5 (21.0, 48.8) 30 (3.03%) 11 (8.0, 14.0)
Urinary system infection 188 96.2 (87.2, 120.7) 2 (1.06%) 12 (10.0, 15.0)
Upper respiratory tract infection 1 21.9 0 (0%) 8
Systemic infection 71 46.6 (14.0, 98.5) 3 (4.23%) 13 (7.0, 16.0)
Total 1259 40.2 (21.9, 74.9) 35 (2.78%) 12 (9.0, 15.0)