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Table 1 Demographic and clinical data per type of infection (for 334 cases out of the total 563 studied)

From: Cefditoren: Comparative efficacy with other antimicrobials and risk factors for resistance in clinical isolates causing UTIs in outpatients

  Pts with AUC (%) Total patients sample with available clinical information
No of patients (% of total) 172 (51.5) 334 (100)
Gender (% female) 100 88.3
Age (mean ± S.D.) (range) (years) 42.6 ± 17.0 (16–93) 46.9 ± 18.6 (16–93)
 15–65 141 (82.0) 248 (74.3)
 >65 25 (14.0) * 70 (20.9)
Missing 7 (4.0) 16 (4.8)
History of previous UTI in the last 2 weeks 0a 13 (3.9)
History of admission in the last year 11 (6.4) * 39 (11.7)
History of urinary catheter placement during admission 7 (4.1) 18 (5.4)
Diabetes mellitus 0a 30 (9.0)
Nephrolithiasis 0a 27 (8.1)
Actively having a urinary catheter 0 a 15 (4.5)
Pregnancy 0a 6 (1.8)
History of UTI in the last 3 months 16 (9.3) * 51 (15.3)
History of UTI in the past 64 (37.2) 122 (36.5)
History of receiving an antibiotic in the last 3 months for reason other than UTI 33 (19.2) 62 (18.6)
  1. AUC acute uncomplicated cystitis, S.D. standard deviation, UTI urinary tract infection.
  2. a Not applicable by protocol definition. *P ≤ 0.05.