Table 2

Primary and secondary outcomes after introduction of a new model of urine culturing in the emergency department (ED)

OutcomeBaselineInterventionIntervention effect (95% CI)p ValueBox-Pierce p value
Weekly ED urine culture percentage5.974.68−1.29 (−0.34 to –2.23)<0.0010.70
Monthly ED callback percentage1.841.12−0.72 (−0.53 to −0.90)<0.0010.22
Monthly urinalysis TAT (minutes)32.3311.33−21.01 (−14.85 to −27.17)<0.0010.43
  • This table depicts the main outcomes measured during the intervention after model adjustment.

  • TAT, turnaround time.