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Table 1 Antibiotic susceptibility of MRSA isolates from the kindergarten and hospitalized patients

From: Nasal carriage of a single clone of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among kindergarten attendees in northern Taiwan

  % of Resistant   
Antibiotic Kindergarten Colonizers (N = 9) Clinical Hospital Strains (N = 10) 95% CI* P-value
Penicillin 100 100 NA/NM NA/NM
Clindamycin 100 100 NA/NM NA/NM
Erythromycin 100 100 NA/NM NA/NM
Gentamicin 11.1 100 57.82–119.98 0.001
Vancomycin 0 0 NA/NM NA/NM
Tetracycline 0 90 60.85–119.15 0.001
Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole 0 90 60.85–119.15 0.001
Ciprofloxacin 0 100 89.44–110.56 <0.001
  1. *NA, not applicable; NM, not measured.