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Table 1 Medical Patients VAP Risk and Incidence.

From: The effect of presenting complaint on the risk of developing ventilator-associated pneumonia for patients intubated in an academic emergency department

  Respiratory Neurologic Cardiac Psychiatric GI Multisystem / other
Total Patients 59 87 28 57 9 55
% at risk for VAP 9 (15%) 21 (24%) 1 (4%) 6 (11%) 1 (11%) 9 (16%)
% at risk who developed VAP 2 (22%) 2 (10%) 0 (0%) 1 (17%) 0 (0%) 3 (33%)