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Table 1 Geographic distribution of patient-charts and individual SSTI cases

From: Antibiotic use among twelve Canadian First Nations communities: a retrospective chart review of skin and soft tissue infections

ProvinceTotal patient charts reviewedTotal number of patient-charts that contained at least one prescription of antibiotic(s)Number of patient-charts that contained at least one SSTI caseaTotal number of cases recorded from patient-chartsNumber of SSTI cases recorded from patient-chartsTotal number of antibiotic prescriptionsPrevalence of antibiotic use
Alberta60397778890.650
Saskatchewan7040166321810.571
Manitoba1206429170602070.533
Ontario1006824126341620.680
Quebec2213102314250.591
Total372224864591375690.602
  1. aCase was defined as a charted visit at the nursing station where an antibiotic prescription of one or more types of antibiotics was provided in the past 12 months