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Table 2 Distribution of admitted patients and patients prescribed antibiotics; by department and sex in a Teaching and a Non-teaching hospital in Ujjain district, India

From: Antibiotic prescribing in two private sector hospitals; one teaching and one non-teaching: A cross-sectional study in Ujjain, India

Department Teaching hospital Non-teaching hospital
  Total Male Female Total Male Female
Pediatric 229 (48) [5] 132 (45) [6] 97 (52) [3] 638 (83) [30] 453 (84) [29] 185 (82) [31]
NICU 16 (69) [0] 5 (60) [0] 11 (73) [0] 219 (91) [11] 91 (91) [13] 128 (91) [9]
Medicine 675 (71) [21] 289 (77) [18] 386 (67) [23] 1629 (73) [21] 831 (76) [22] 798 (69) [20]
Ob-Gy 216 (90) [45] _ 216 (90) [45] 417 (82) [29] 12 (75) [8] 405 (83) [30]
Surgery 695 (94) [44] 508 (94) [46] 187 (95) [38] 938 (89) [55] 639 (91) [64] 299 (86) [38]
Orthopedics 262 (72) [38] 178 (75) [34] 84 (68) [48] 266 (86) [23] 171 (88) [28] 95 (82) [13]
ENT 197 (95) [78] 111 (97) [77] 86 (92) [79] 53 (85) [38] 27 (89) [48] 26 (81) [27]
Ophthalmology 149 (99) [83] 76 (99) [80] 73 (100) [86] 7 (86) [20] 3 (100) [33] 4 (75) [75]
Pulmonary Medicine 225 (98) [41] 171 (99) [42] 54 (96) [37] 25 (88) [35] 19 (90) [16] 6 (83) [33]
ICU 116 (78) [3] 61 (77) [2] 55 (78) [6] 418 (75) [14] 256 (69) [5] 162 (75) [4]
Casualty 224 (80) [13] 124 (86) [13] 100 (75) [14] _ _ _
Private _ _ _ 771 (74) [4] 461 (73) [32] 310 (75) [39]
Total 3004 (78) [35] 1655 (85) [36] 1349 (79) [35] 5381 (79) [29] 2963 (81) [32] 2418 (77) [26]
  1. n (%) [%]: Absolute number of admitted patients (percentage of inpatients on antibiotic during hospital stay) [percentage of inpatients prescribed antibiotic at discharge]NICU = Neonatal Intensive care unit; Ob-Gy = Obstetrics and Gynecology; ENT = Ear, Nose and Throat; ICU = Intensive Care Unit.