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Table 1 Trend in leading pathogens over the three study periods (2014, 2016, 2018)

From: Neonatal sepsis in a tertiary unit in South Africa

Year Rank Organisms Percentage
2014 1 CoNS 53.0
2 K. pneumoniae 14.4
3 A. baumannii 9.0
4 Enterococcus species 9.0
2016 1 CoNS 51.4
2 K. pneumoniae 16.7
3 Enterococcus species 7.6
4 A. baumannii 6.7
2018 1 CoNS 55.2
2 Enterococcus species 11.5
3 K. pneumoniae 9.9
4 A. baumannii 5.1