TABLE 1

Characteristics of Newborns With CLABSI, Identified by Infection Control or Administrative Data

Patient DemographicsNumberPercentage
Male2242.3
Racea
 African American817.0
 Caucasian3778.7
 Other24.3
Delivery characteristics
 Inborn3771.2
 Cesarean delivery3567.3
 Multiples1121.2
Newborn comorbidities
 Patent ductus arteriosus3261.5
 Any intraventricular hemorrhage2344.2
 Necrotizing enterocolitis1630.8
 Died713.7
 Periventricular leukomalacia47.7
MedianIQR (25%–75%)
Birth weight,b g935647–2460
Gestational age, wk27.024–34
  • Total sample, n = 52. IQR, interquartile range.

  • a Race missing for 5.

  • b Birth weight missing for 1.