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Table 2 Postoperative hospital stays and outcome comparison between nosocomial infection neonates and controls

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

  Nosocomial infectionControlP value
NeonatesN2857 
Length of hospital stay (d)Median (IQR)12 (9,17.5)11 (9,13)0.124
OutcomesMortality1 (3.57%)0 (0%)0.329
No death27 (96.43%)57 (100%) 
InfantsN9525231 
Length of stay (d)Median (IQR)11 (9,14)7 (6,10)< 0.001
OutcomesMortality20 (2.1%)0 (0%)< 0.001
No death932 (97.9%)5231 (100%) 
ChildrenN2795104 
Length of stay (d)Median (IQR)12 (8,16)6 (6,8)< 0.001
OutcomesMortality14 (5.02%)0 (0%)< 0.001
No death265 (94.98%)5104 (100%)