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Table 5 Multivariate analysis for risk factors for non-susceptibility to cefepime

From: Clinical characteristics and antimicrobial susceptibilities of viridans streptococcal bacteremia during febrile neutropenia in patients with hematologic malignancies: a comparison between adults and children

Factor Odds ratio 95% confidence interval p-value
Age 1.001 0.967 – 1.037 0.936
Complete remission status 0.674 0.285 – 1.595 0.369
Antibacterial prophylaxis    
  None    0.074
  Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole 2.010 0.152 – 26.588 0.596
  Ciprofloxacin 0.396 0.041 – 3.872 0.426
Duration of neutropenia before the diagnosis of VSB 1.063 0.988 – 1.144 0.101
  1. VSB viridans streptococcal bacteremia.