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Table 1 Patients tested positive on NIMCU during OV

From: Overcrowding in a neonatal intermediate care unit: impact on the incidence of multidrug-resistant gram-negative organisms

Patienta Sex MDRGN species Mode of acquisition
A m Escherichia coli ESBL vertical
B m Enterobacter aerogenes Ceph nosocomial
C m Enterobacter cloacae Ceph vertical
D f Enterobacter cloacae Ceph vertical
E m Enterobacter cloacae Ceph nosocomial transmitted to baby E by mother of baby C
F f Enterobacter cloacae Ceph vertical
  1. anumbered consecutively. Abbreviations: m male, f female, Ceph resistance to 3rd/4th generation cephalosporin, ESBL extended spectrum beta-lactamase