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Table 2 Previously published reports of causable organisms for infective endocarditis in haemodialysis patients

From: Infective endocarditis caused by Salmonella enteritidis in a dialysis patient: a case report and literature review

  Nori et al.
[17]
Spies et al.
[9]
Doulton et al.
[18]
Maraj et al.
[8]
McCarthy & Steckelberg
[7]
Episodes of infective endocarditis N = 54 N = 40 N = 30 N = 30 N = 17
Staphylococcus aureus 40% 50% 63% 80% 40%
MRSA 20% 15% 7% 23%  
CNS 22% 12% 13% 3% 10%
Enterococcus sp. 33% 23% 10% 7% 20%
Streptococcus sp.    10% 3% 25%
Gram-negative sp. 13% 10%    
Candida sp.   3%   3%  
Aspergillus sp.      5%
Negative blood culture 2% 10%