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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 typeNumberInterval from the end of surgery to infection (hour) Median (IQR)Deaths (mortality)Postoperative length of stays (day) Median (IQR)
Catheter-related bacteremia10193.3 (137.9, 267.0)0 (0%)17.5 (11.0, 42.0)
Ventilator-associated pneumonia98924.5 (21.0, 48.8)30 (3.03%)11 (8.0, 14.0)
Urinary system infection18896.2 (87.2, 120.7)2 (1.06%)12 (10.0, 15.0)
Upper respiratory tract infection121.90 (0%)8
Systemic infection7146.6 (14.0, 98.5)3 (4.23%)13 (7.0, 16.0)
Total125940.2 (21.9, 74.9)35 (2.78%)12 (9.0, 15.0)