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Table 3 Distribution of antibiotics susceptibility pattern for isolated gram negative microbials from septic patients in Adult ICU, ACSH, 2017

From: Nosocomial sepsis and drug susceptibility pattern among patients admitted to adult intensive care unit of Ayder Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Northern Ethiopia

Antibiotic Sensitivity pattern Klebsiella sensitivity % (isolates no) Pseudomonas sensitivity % (isolates no) Escherichia coli sensitivity % (isolates no) Acinetobacter sensitivity % (isolates no) Citrobacter sensitivity % (isolates no)
Ampicillin R 100 (17/17) 100 (5/5) 89 (8/9) 100 (5/5) 100 (3/3)
S 11 (1/9)
Penicillin R 100 (1/1) 100 (1/1)
Tetracycline R 90 (9/10) 100 (2/2) 83.3 (5/6) 100 (4/4) 100 (3/3)
S 10 16.7
Doxycycline R 66.7 (2/3) 100 (2/2) 100 (3/3) 66.7 (2/3) 100 (1/1)
S 33.3 33.3
Chloramphenicol R 71.4 (5/7) 100 (2/2) 66.7 (2/3) 100 (3/3) 100 (3/3)
S 28.6 33.3
Ciprofloxacin R 62.5 (10/16) 30()3/10) 77.8 (7/9) 83.3 (5/6) 100 (3/3)
S 25 50 11.1
I 12.5 20 11.1 16.7
Gentamycin R 58.3 (7/12) 57.1 (4/7) 60 (3/5) 100 (3/3) 100 (3/3)
S 16.7 14.3 20
I 25 28.6 20
Cotrimoxazole R 92.3 (12/13) 100 (2/2) 75 (3/4) 100 (3/3) 100 (3/3)
Augmentin R 100 (13/13) 100 (2/2) 100 (4/4) 100 (4/4) 100 (3/3)
Amikacin R 60 (3/5) 25 (2/8) 100 (1/1) 100 (3/3) 100 (2/2)
S 20 37.5 (3/8)
I 20 37.5 (3/8)
Cephalothin R 100 (12/12) 100 (1/1) 100 (4/4) 100 (2/2) 100 (1/1)
Piperacillin R 100 (1/1) 25 (1/3) 100 (1/1) 100 (2/2) 100 (1/1)
Ceftriaxone R 100 (8/8)   100 (1/1) 100 (4/4) 100 (1/1)
S 100 (1/1)   
Ceftazidime R 100 (9/9) 42.9 (3/7) 100 (1/1) 100 (5/5) 100 (1/1)
S 57.1  
Meropenem R 10 (1/10) 50 (2/2) 100 (4/4) 100 (1/1)
S 70 (7/10) 50 100 (1/1)  
I 20
Tobramycin R 66.7 (2/3) 42.8 (3/5)
S 33.3 28.6
I 28.6
Cefepime R 100 (3/3) 100 (4/4)
S 100 (3/3)  
  1. R resistant, S susceptible, I intermediate, ACSH Ayder Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, ICU intensive care unit