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Table 1 Characteristics of participating intensive care units (ICUs)

From: Prevention and diagnosis of venous thromboembolism in critically ill patients: a Canadian survey

Number of respondents 29
Number of hospitals represented (total) 36
Number of ICUs represented (total) 44
Number of beds per ICU (mean [SD]) 15.3 (9.9)
Number of beds (total) 681
Number of admissions per year (total) 35,735
Subgroups represented (n/44 ICUs [%])  
   Cardiovascular surgery 12 (27.3%)
   Neurosurgery 20 (45.5%)
   Trauma 18 (40.9%)
ICU length of stay (days) (mean [SD]) 4.9 (2.3)