TABLE 3

APPENDIX Consensus Phrases for CLABSI used in Chart Review

Central line-associated bloodstream infection
Central line associated bloodstream infection
Catheter-associated bloodstream infection
Catheter associated bloodstream infection
Catheter-related bloodstream infection
Catheter related bloodstream infection
Line sepsis
Catheter associated
Infection due to central venous catheter
Catheter sepsis
Line infection
Line-infection
CLABSI
BSI
Line-associated BSI
Infection due to CVC
Infection due to central line
Infected line
Catheter related bacteremia
Catheter-related bacteremia
Line related bacteremia
Line-related bacteremia
  • CVC, central venous catheter.