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Table 4 Surgical prophylaxis practices

From: Point prevalence survey of antimicrobial use in three hospitals in North-Eastern Tanzania

  Single dose
n (%)
1 day
n (%)
2–3 days
n (%)
> 3 days
n (%)
KCMC (N = 30) 0 (0%) 1 (3%) 12 (40%) 17 (57%)
Mawenzi (N = 13) 0 (0%) 3 (23%) 2 (15%) 8 (62%)
St. Joseph (N = 14) 1 (7%) 1 (7%) 5 (36%) 7 (50%)
Total (N = 57) 1 (2%) 5 (9%) 19 (33%) 32 (56%)