Table 1

Final diagnoses and corresponding mortality rates

Final diagnosisPatients (n)Mortality, n (%)
System with Infection
 Heart and vessels115 (45.5)
 Musculoskeletal system185 (27.8)
 Infectious disease related to the vascular access246 (25.0)
 Intra-abdominal5412 (22.2)
 Respiratory system999 (9.1)
 Urinary organ322 (6.3)
 Skin241 (4.2)
 Other387 (18.4)
 Unknown575 (8.8)
Non-infectious disease15022 (14.7)