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From: The utility of endotracheal aspirate bacteriology in identifying mechanically ventilated patients at risk for ventilator associated pneumonia: a single-center prospective observational study

Fig. 2

ETA bacteriology and its association with VAP. a: Bacteriological characteristics of ETA samples obtained in the VAP relevant-period (defined as day where VAP was diagnosed ±2 days). *not sufficient ETA sample coverage: ETA samples obtained on < 50% of days during VAP-relevant period and not yielding any pathogens. b: Gram-positive and Gram-negative species isolated from ETAs in VAP-relevant period. All cases where multiple bacterial species were isolated are listed individually

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