TABLE 3

Estimated LOS and Costs Attributable to VRE Infection

ItemVRENo VREAttributable DifferenceRatioP value
Length of stay, d14.3 d (14.1–14.6)12.2 d (12.0–12.4)2.11.18<.001
Costs for years 2003–2012, $51 020 (43 463–59 891)42 787 (37 797–48 434)82331.19.004
  • Length of stay and costs values represent least-squared estimate means (CIs).