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Table 5 Total hospital cost, length of hospital stay, and in-hospital mortality of inpatients with MDR and susceptible infection or colonisation

From: Economic burden of antibiotic resistance in China: a national level estimate for inpatients

Inpatients Total hospital cost ($) Length of hospital stay (days) In-hospital mortality rate (%)
Mean 95% UI Mean 95% UI Rate 95% UI
Susceptible 9616 9492 9739 22.20 21.91 22.48 2.08 1.95 2.20
MDR 13,017 12,857 13,176 27.70 27.44 27.96 3.58 3.41 3.74
Difference 3391 3188 3594 5.48 5.10 5.87 1.50 1.29 1.70
  1. MDR multi-drug resistant, UI uncertainty interval