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Table 1 Distribution of the results according to the origin of the samples

From: Effectiveness of ATP bioluminescence assay for presumptive identification of microorganisms in hospital water sources

Location Number of samples Number of samples with fungi Number of samples with bacteria >500 CFU/mL Number of samples with free chlorine residual within the limits
Ground floor: F P F P F P F P
Hemodialysis 7 1 2 0 0 0 7 1
1st floor: Surgical center 6 2 4 1 0 2 6 0
2nd floor: Department of infectious diseases 6 2 4 2 2 2 4 0
3th floor: Oncology 13 3 6 2 1 1 13 0
4th floor: Pediatrics 7 1 6 0 0 0 7 0
5th floor: Cardiology 6 2 3 0 0 2 6 0
6th floor: Post-operative room 6 2 5 0 0 2 6 0
7th floor: Intensive care 15 1 7 0 0 1 14 0
8th floor: Transplant 8 0 7 0 0 0 8 0
Total 74 14 44 5 3 10 71 1
  1. F faucets, P purifiers, CFU colony-forming units