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Table 2 Resistance of K. pneumoniae strains to specific antimicrobials

From: Risk factors for carbapenem-resistant K. pneumoniae bloodstream infection and predictors of mortality in Chinese paediatric patients

Antibiotic (N) All CSKP CRKP P value
Ampicillin (131) 99.2% 100.0% 97.9% 0.359
Ceftazidime (130) 65.4% 47.6% 97.8% <  0.001
Cefepime (137) 66.4% 45.8% 98.1% <  0.001
Meropenem (138) 33.3% 0.0% 85.2% <  0.001
Imipenem (138) 37.0% 0.0% 94.4% <  0.001
Gentamicin (138) 48.6% 34.5% 70.4% <  0.001
Amikacin (137) 3.6% 0.0% 9.3% 0.008
Ciprofloxacin (138) 7.2% 6.0% 9.3% 0.465
Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (138) 72.5% 61.9% 88.9% 0.001
Colistin (138) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%