Table 2.

Average S ABs for patients and staff of select hospitals compared with that of control isolates

Hospital(s)GroupNo. of isolatesAvgSAB
A, B, C, DPATa 300.72 ± 0.10
HCW420.73 ± 0.11
APAT, HCW130.83 ± 0.08
PAT60.76 ± 0.11
HCW70.84 ± 0.05
HCW (NICU)50.85 ± 0.05
HCW (SICU)20.80 ± 0.00
BPAT, HCW190.71 ± 0.10
PAT80.71 ± 0.10
HCW110.71 ± 0.11
HCW (NICU)30.79 ± 0.01
HCW (SICU)80.71 ± 0.12
CPAT, HCW80.73 ± 0.11
PAT30.75 ± 0.13
HCW60.77 ± 0.06
HCW (NICU)40.65 ± 0.10
HCW (SICU)20.79 ± 0.00
DPAT, HCW310.73 ± 0.12
PAT110.69 ± 0.11
HCW200.72 ± 0.10
HCW (NICU)120.71 ± 0.11
HCW (SICU)80.74 ± 0.11
29 hospitals (control)PAT290.72 ± 0.10
  • a PAT, patients.