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Table 5 Impact of carbapenem-resistant bacteria causing VARI

From: Ventilator-associated respiratory infection in a resource-restricted setting: impact and etiology

  Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae/A. baumannii or P. aeruginosa Carbapenem-sensitive Enterobacteriaceae/A. baumannii or P. aeruginosa p
ICU length of stay (days) 26 (20.5–33.5) 29.5 (23.5–39.5) 0.23
ICU cost (USD) 6053 (3806–7824) 3131 (2108–7551) 0.04
In-hospital mortality 10/40 (25%) 3/28 (10.7%) 0.14
Antibiotic use (DOT) 37.5 (29–45.5) 21 (15.5–33) <0.01
  1. Values given are median (IQR) or count (percent)