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Table 3 ESBL and MBL producing airway A.baumannii isolates in restricted settings of the Hospital

From: Extended spectrum and metalo beta-lactamase producing airborne Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumanii in restricted settings of a referral hospital: a neglected condition

Number of resistance isolates (%)
Antibiotics Total isolates n = 43 ESBL producer n = 24 MBL producer n = 13
Ceftazidime 28 (65.1) 19 (79.2) 8 (61.5)
Ceftriaxone 36 (83.7) 22 (91.7) 10 (76.9)
Cefepime 38 (88.4) 23 (95.8) 11 (84.6)
Cefotaxime 32 (74.4) 20 (83.3) 9 (69.2)
Aztreonam 19 (44.2) 21 (87.5) 12 (92.3)
Impeniem 16 (37.2) 5 (20.8) 13 (100)
Meropenem 13 (30.2) 3 (12.5) 13 (100)