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Table 2 Average catheter prevalence (%) per ward type before and after intervention.

From: Urethral catheters: can we reduce use?

Hospital Admitted patients (N) ICU/CCU Internal medicine Neurology Surgery
  before after before (155)1) after (328)1) before (274)1) after (378)1) before (162)1) after (321)1) before (558)1) after (767)1)
A1 426 958 - - 14 16 25 18 22 21
A2 452 619 85 84 10 22 19 22 16 14
A3 345 1434 82 97 8 15 19 25 32 22
A4 221 1205 88 87 21 14 28 15 23 13
A5 290 802 - - 16 16 20 18 34 28
B6 1208 1834 57 66 14 12 15 13 20 21
B7 520 623 - - 20 11 21 21 - -
B8 1573 720 - - 13 12 - - 23 17
B9 420 546 63 60 16 16 - - 15 16
B10 949 1350 - - 14 15 - - 17 18
Total 6404 10,091 74 81 14 14 20 19 21 19
  1. ICU = intensive care unit. CCU = coronary care unit
  2. 1) Number of catheterized patients