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Table 3 Pathogens with antibiotic sensitivity

From: Incidence, pathogens and resistance patterns of nosocomial infections at a rural hospital in Gabon

Pathogen No. of pathogens No. detected in surgical-site infections No. detected in urinary-tract infections No. detected in bloodstream infections Antibiotics (No. of sensitive pathogen/no. of tested pathogens)
      Penicillin Cloxacillin Ampicillin Amoxicillin + Clavulanic acid Ceftriaxone Gentamicin Ciprofloxacin Cotrimoxazole
Staphylococcus aureus 15 (21.4%) 9 0 5 *0/14 14/14       
Escherichia coli 14 (20.0%) 3 8 1 - - 1/14 6/14 9/14 9/14 9/14 3/12*
Enterococcus 9 (12.9%) 5 4 0 0/9 - 9/9 - - - - -
Klebsiella pneumoniae 6 (8.6%) 0 3 3 - - 0/6 2/6 3/6 3/6 3/6 1/5*
Anaerobes 6 (8.6%) 6 0 0 - - - - - - - -
Acinetobacter species 4 (5.7%) 1 3 0 - - 0/4 1/4 0/4 2/4 3/4 1/4
Streptococcus pyogenes 3 (4.3%) 2 0 1 3/3 - 3/3 - - - - -
Other bacteria# 13 (18.6%) 11 2 0 - - - - - - - -
  1. *Antibiotic resistance testing was not performed for some pathogens.
  2. #Bacillus spp, Prevotella spp., Citrobacter koseri, Corynebacterium spp, Proteus mirabilis, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Serratia spp, coagulase-negative staphylococci.