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Table 2 Knowledge regarding VAP bundles of care

From: Assessment of knowledge and implementation practices of the ventilator acquired pneumonia (VAP) bundle in the intensive care unit of a private hospital

Question Correct response N = 60 (%)
1. Oral versus nasal route for endotracheal intubation 50 (83.3)
2. Frequency of ventilator circuit changes (no response, n = 1) 8 (13.3)
3. Type of airway humidifier (no response, n = 2) 22 (36.7)
4. Frequency of humidifier changes (no response, n = 3) 13 (21.67)
5. Open versus closed suction systems 9 (15)
6. Frequency of change in suction systems (no response, n = 1) 6 (10)
7. Endotracheal tubes with extra lumen for drainage of subglottic secretions 54 (90)
8. Kinetic vs. standard beds 44 (73.3)
9. Patient positioning (no response, n = 1) 56 (93.3)
10. Use of 0.12% chlorhexidine gluconate antiseptic oral rinse 58 (96.7)