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Table 3 Infection rates by site

From: Implementation of an antibiotic nomogram improves postoperative antibiotic utilization and safety in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting

  2001–2003 (n = 504) 2005 (n = 219) p-value
Leg 14(2.78%) 2(0.91%) 0.117
Sternum 1(0.20%) 0(0.0%) 0.510
Urinary tract 9(1.79%) 4(1.82%) 0.969
Pneumonia 15(2.98%) 4(1.90%) 0.375
Septicemia 7(1.39%) 3(1.20%) 0.984
  1. P < .05 was considered statistically significant