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Table 1 Demographic and outcome of patients with nosocomial and ventilator associated pneumonia

From: Nosocomial and ventilator-associated pneumonia in a community hospital intensive care unit: a retrospective review and analysis

Study population and clinical summary  
N 43 patients
Gender (male/female) 18/25
Age (yrs) 65.9 ± 16.8 (range 26-93)
Length of hospital stay (days) 26.7 ± 15.9 (range 5-71)
Average day of hospital stay patient developed positive cultures for noscomial pneumonia 9.6 ± 6.4 (range 2-28)
Discharge plan Home: 6 patients
Other Facility: 21 patients
Death: 16 patients