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Table 2 Comparison of antimicrobial susceptibilities of clinical isolates of carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter nosocomialis

From: Comparison between bacteremia caused by carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and Acinetobacter nosocomialis

  Resistance, n (%)
Antimicrobial agent A. baumannii(n=71) A. nosocomialis(n=64) pvalue
Amikacin 68(95.8) 30(46.9) <0.001
Gentamicin 68(95.8) 54(84.4) 0.038
Ceftazidime 69(97.2) 14(21.9) <0.001
Cefepime or cefpirome 49(69.0) 13(20.3) <0.001
Ampicillin/sulbactam 43(60.6) 27(42.2) 0.039
Piperacillin/tazobactam 56(78.9) 42(65.6) 0.12
Ciprofloxacin 69(97.2) 4(6.2) <0.001
Colistin 1(1.4) 29(45.3) <0.001
Tigecycline 6(8.2) 0(0) 0.03