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Table 2 Species isolated from bacteremia attributed to catheter-acquired urinary infection

From: Catheter associated urinary tract infections

   % of isolates
Population (ref) US*[38] UK[39] Quebec[26] US[40]** Europe[40]** Spain[41]
E. coli   43.4% 47% 69.3% 71.3% 42%
Klebsiella spp   7.5%   16.7% 11.2% 15%
Enterococcus spp 28.4% 6% 8%    12%
P. mirabilis   13.3%   6.4% 5.0% 7%
P. aeruginosa   10.8%    4.1% 12%
Candida spp 19.7%   2%    3%
  1. *Tertiary care academic centre.
  2. **Report for gram negative isolates only.