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Table 3 Bacteria grown in the cultures

From: The use of antibiotics in the intensive care unit of a tertiary hospital in Malawi

Bacteria Bacteria grown in the Peri-ICU positive cultures N = 29 ICU cultures with positive growth of bacteria N = 13
Klebsiella pnemoniae 5 2
Acinetobacter baumanii 5 4
Escherichia coli 4 0
Alpha-haemolytic streptococcus 4 2
Enterococcus faecalis 3 1
Group D streptococcus 2 2
Staphylococcus aureus 2 0
Proteus mirabilis 1 0
Salmonella typhi 1 0
Streptococcus pyogenes 1 0
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 1 1