Table 1.

Results of prepilot, team-leader surveys

FacilityABCDEFG
Median number of CVC patients per week34172822362613
Total patient audits per month for months 1–3 (prepilot CVC connection)1–56–10>201–5>201–51–5
Total patient audits per month for months 1–3 (prepilot CVC disconnection)1–56–10>201–5>201–51–5
Total patient audits per month for months 1–3 (prepilot CVC exit-site care)1–56–10>201–5>201–51–5
  • CVC, central venous catheter.