Volume 10, Number 10—October 2004
Epidemiology and Cost of Nosocomial Gastroenteritis, Avon, England, 2002–2003
|Unit||Outbreaks resulting in unit closure to new admissions||Total days of closure||Cost per inpatient bed-day||Total cost (GBP)a|
|Ear Nose and Throat||1||12||273||11,695|
|Total||158||1,527||£1,488,165 (US$ 2,381,064)|
aTotal days of closure to new admissions x mean days of bed loss per day of closure (3.57 days of bedloss per day of closure) x cost per inpatient bed-day. GBP, Great British pounds.
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