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Table 2 Distribution of ESBL producing Enterobacteriaceae among study participants

From: High fecal carriage of extended Beta Lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae among adult patients admitted in referral hospitals in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Characteristics N = 196 Proportion of ESBL-PE carriage
   n (%) p-value
Overall 59.7%    
Gender
 Male 75 43 (57.3) 0.780
 Female 121 74 (61.2)  
Age groups (years)
 18–27 98 56 (57.1)  
 28–37 68 42 (61.8)  
 38–47 22 15 (68.2) 0.592
  > 47 8 4 (50.0)  
Study Site
 Temeke 166 95 (57)  
 Amana 20 16 (80) 0.004
 MNH 10 6 (60)  
Study Unit
 Medical Ward 154 92 (61)  
 Isolation Ward 35 21 (60) 0.001
 ICU 7 4 (57.1)  
Diarrhea Status
 Yes 79 57 (72) 0.001
 No 117 60 (53.1)